Major: Journalism

Location: CT, United States

Course; Grading: JOUR 4091; Graded, A-F
Course co-requisites; Grading: N/A; N/A
Possible number of credits: One – Three
Course prerequisites: JOUR 2000W, 2001W, and 3002. For a broadcast news internship, JOUR 3040. For an editing internship, JOUR 3030.
Minimum class standing and GPA: N/A; N/A
Academic work requirement: File weekly reports. Meet with faculty supervisor. Submit final paper and portfolio containing clips/links and other work completed over the semester.
Can non-majors receive credit? Yes; please see description, or contact major/department directly for possible restrictions.
Internship is a graduation requirement for
this program:
When course is offered: Spring, Summer, Fall
Additional information: Students research, report and write for newspapers, news departments of radio and television stations, and online publications under supervision of professionals.


Sample Internship opportunities for Journalism majors:
Reporting Intern, Broadcast News Intern, Web Producer Intern, Sports Writing Intern, Photography/Videography Intern, Editing Intern

Sample organizations where Journalism majors have interned:
New England Cable News, CTNewsJunkie, The New Haven Register, WINS Radio, WABC TV, The Connecticut Law Tribune, The Hartford Business Journal,, The (New London) Day, Fitness Magazine, FoxCT, WTNH, The Hartford Courant, WFSB

Ways to find an internship:
Internships can be found on Handshake, or through online resources found at

For more information about internship policies in this department, please contact:
Julie Serkosky, Digital & Print Internship Advisor
Oak Hall, Room 452

Steven Kalb, Broadcast Internship Advisor
Oak Hall, Room 468B

Sponsor:College of Liberal Arts and Sciences