Bachelor of Science in Journalism

State University of New York at New Paltz

New Paltz, New York, USA
Bachelor of Science in Journalism
Duration4 Years
LevelBachelors Program
  • The Journalism degree offers students a combination of practical news-gathering skills across print, multimedia, and digital platforms and an investigation of the historical, ethical, theoretical, and literary contexts of journalism
  • Students will learn not only how to put together a news story in a variety of media platforms but also the reason why our society needs news
  • In addition to learning about writing and editing print stories, a Journalism degree prepares for the realities of the workplace by composing, shooting, editing, and producing their stories in our state-of-the-art computer facility
  • The program’s core required courses build foundational skills in writing, reporting, editing, ethics, and multimedia storytelling
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1607471 INR
Hostel & Meals1061980 INR
Insurance208368 INR
Transportation80564 INR
Athletic Fee24609 INR
Technology Fee31566 INR
Health Center Fee22851 INR
Student Activity Fee15380 INR
College Fee3662 INR
Books and supplies109860 INR
Personal Expenses87888 INR
Total1646728 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have passed the high school
  • Applicants must have studied the following subjects: English, Social sciences/history, College prep mathematics (Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II/Trigonometry), Laboratory science, a language other than English
ExamsTOEFL: 80

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 58

Additional info
  • SUNY New Paltz is SAT/ACT optional for the Spring 2021, Fall 2021, and Spring 2022 semesters (unless applying to an accelerated medical program)
  • The middle 50% high school averages of our accepted freshmen:  90.0 - 95.0 (Freshman profile, Fall-2019)
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