From professional development programs for arts journalists working across media formats, to a nine-month master's degree in arts reporting, USC Annenberg is leading the charge in arts journalism.
Our program, an 11-month university program in arts journalism, has a record for fundamentally changing the way we look at arts, culture, entertainment and creativity, and how we tell stories about them. The Arts Journalism program at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism takes the lead on next generation storytelling. And is the place to be. You will have access to people
Our graduates are highly coveted and have gone on to work with over 50 journalism and arts organizations in the last nine years, many of them launching their own media outlets. Here is where some are working:
Full-time Jobs – Arts Journalism SJ alumni ’09 to ‘16Abominable Pictures, producer Academy of Art University, San Francisco, gallery associate Argus Quartet
The required curriculum is designed to be completed in 10 months (beginning of July to mid-May). You may attend part-time and extend the course of study over one-and-a-half or two academic years.
The program begins with a seven-week intensive summer boot camp (JOUR 528: Summer Digital News Immersion [4 units]) that builds multimedia expertise for students at any level — beginner to an
The Arts Journalism Master Program is designed to expose you to arts and culture in Los Angeles, imagining and producing journalism that is as creative as the artists you are covering. This program honors and imparts classical journalism values, while encouraging independent and critical thinking. It allows you to concentrate in more depth on the arts and culture in which you already
Los Angeles is a creative, diverse and dynamic place. It is home to the movie, music and entertainment industries as well as the center of America’s vibrant visual and graphic arts scene. L.A. is where cultures mix, mingle and morph. It’s where the stories that define American culture are being made. If you want to learn how to tell those stories, USC Annenberg is the place to be. The Arts