Bachelor of Arts in Broadcasting & Journalism

  • Broadcast Production
  • Multimedia Journalism (retitled Journalism and Strategic Media effective Fall 2024)
  • Sports Broadcasting

Why Choose Broadcasting & Journalism at WIU?

  • BC&J students receive extensive hands-on opportunities in sports broadcasting, news, and radio, digital, and video production
  • Students and faculty are part of an award-winning program on national, regional and state level
  • Our knowledgeable faculty bring professional experience to our classrooms and labs
  • Our program connects students with global internship possibilities
  • Students participate in studies all around the globe with Study Abroad opportunities

Program Availability

  • Macomb

Job Placements of WIU Graduates

  • Miami Dolphins professional football team, Video Coordinator
  • Chicago WGN-TV Morning News, Director
  • NASCAR/FOX Sports 1, Senior Producer
  • National Brands Commercials, Director
  • Lee Enterprises, Executive Vice-President/COO
  • Atlantic Coast Conference, Assistant Director of Advanced Media
  • WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh, Anchor and Reporter