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A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

 A. Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

Kansas State University
105 Kedzie Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-1501

785-532-6890
785-532-5484 fax

Career Paths: This could be you!

Get started with hands-on projects and real focus. Bring your passions, and the A.Q. Miller School will put you on the path to a dream career.

Do you love to write?

Love to write?

Strong writing is the common denominator to a career in all media. Our Writing Academy will hone your skills. The A.Q. Miller School curriculum ensures your effectiveness with storytelling, sharing your ideas, working with others and expressing concepts.


 

Go out with your camera!

Go out with your camera!

Are you a visual thinker? JMC students take coursework in photography and photojournalism. Get on the field to cover sporting events. Gain perspectives with the newest photo technology, including certification in drone photography and video.

Put your creative ideas to work!

Put your creative ideas to work!
Learn to communicate with purpose. Be a storyteller, a visual thinker, a social media innovator and a brand strategist. Work with real clients and create your portfolio of work. The skills you'll gain in critical thinking, strategic writing, crisis communications and creative concepts will take you far.

 

Good at pitching ideas?

Good at pitching ideas?

Learn to make a strong, cohesive point for your clients and for yourself. Fine-tune your skills as a presenter. You'll work with real clients to develop your professional presence: clear, persuasive, knowledgeable and confident.

Be a video producer.

Be a producer.

Video has become increasingly vital in the media world, from broadcast and film to online storytellling and social media. You can shoot, edit and produce across platforms. JMC students work with a variet of outlets, including KKSU-TV Channel 8 News, KSU Athletics and Wildcat Watch— which provides video content created specifically for KSU students.


 

Cover your community.

Cover your community.

There's an interesting community out there, with lots of stories to be told. You can work with student media groups across platforms to share the stories of Kansas State University, Manhattan and the larger community. The Collegian Media Group includes the award-winning student news outlet, The Collegian, the Royal Purple yearbook and Manhappenin' Magazine.

Want to talk on the air?

Want to talk on the air?

Do you have things to say about music, sports, news and everything happening on campus? Managed and operated by students, KSDB-FM is a non-commercial, educational radio station broadcasting on 91.9 MHz, cable TV channel 25 and streaming on the Internet and mobile platforms. You can hear JMC aumni on local and national radio outlets like 1350KMAN and the Royals Radio Network.


 

Be on camera.

Be on camera.

Ever imagine yourself on television? Get the experience you need at KKSU-TV Channel 8 News, a weekly newscast produced by students. You can also work with Wildcat Watch and MHK All Day, which provide video content and information created specifically for K-State students. You see JMC alumni working as reporters and anchors on network outlets around the state.