Multimedia Journalism

Department: Communicating Arts
Delivery Method: On-Campus, Online
Type: Minor/Concentration
UW-Superior students shooting video footage


The innovative multimedia journalism concentration at UW-Superior is designed to reflect changes in the mass communication field. It trains digital storytellers to work across a wide range of platforms using a variety of tools and technologies. Graduates of this program are prepared for careers at radio and television stations, digital platforms, and print media. They’re also poised to work in public relations, social media marketing, web content production, business and nonprofit communications and more.

The knowledge and skills gained in this program are in high demand by an growing number and variety of businesses, news and social media companies, nonprofit organizations and public agencies.

The Multi Media Journalism concentration is offered on campus and the minor is offered on campus and online.

The faculty in the Communicating Arts Department has helped me get the most out of my educational experience. After I graduate, I intend to pursue a career in sports journalism. UW-Superior is giving me the skills I will need to achieve my future career goals.

Isaiah Wiita,
Multimedia Journalism

When I was at a larger university it was hard to find help, but UWS does an amazing job of finding you. I’m thankful for all the different ways I was pushed to be a better version of myself and for all the opportunities I have been offered because of the Communications Department.

Jeffrey McClure,
Multimedia Journalism

Unique Opportunities

  • Gain valuable hands-on experience using the department’s media editing lab, professional-grade video and audio production equipment and the 91.3 KUWS Superior recording studio
  • Graduate with a portfolio of original work that demonstrates your multimedia production abilities
  • Benefit from experiential learning opportunities by writing and editing for the Promethean student newspaper, producing content for our on-campus Wisconsin Public Radio affiliate 91.3 KUWS, or broadcasting Yellowjacket athletics games and events for our campus partner iFan
  • Learn in a small, personalized environment where faculty take a vested interest in your success and serve as mentors

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