Master of Specialized Journalism

Specialized Journalism at USC Annenberg

The M.A. in Specialized Journalism is an intensive nine-and-a-half month program that brings together journalists and other professionals and prepares them to produce high-level reporting on the topic of their choosing across media platforms. Areas of focus include politics, education, health and environment, science, religion, arts and culture, entertainment, sports, business and economics, urban affairs, the law and other fields.

Master of Specialized Journalism Program Information

Master of Arts in Specialized Journalism

The M.A. in Specialized Journalism is an intensive nine and a half month program that prepares you to produce high-level reporting and long-form narrative journalism on topics of your choosing. Specialized reporting courses are offered in business, economics, entertainment, climate change and the environment, immigration, international affairs, sports, religion and spirituality, science, and other topics.