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Open to all majors, Ball State’s minor in journalistic storytelling is the perfect way to enhance your studies in another department with a journalism skill set. This minor will prepare you to create content for print, web, or broadcast media outlets.

Skills You Will Learn 

  • how to write stories through the unique perspective of a journalist
  • how to write for print and online media
  • how to develop story ideas and conduct story research
  • multimedia expertise in audio and video

Program Requirements

This minor includes a 16-credit core of coursework—including journalistic storytelling, sourcing, journalistic ethics, multimedia video, and audio—plus four to five credits of electives.

For a complete list of all the courses you will need to take and their descriptions, consult our Course Catalog.

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Credits

20 to 21

How to Enroll 

To add this minor to your course of study, please make an appointment to visit with your college academic advisor.