Medill’s one-year graduate journalism program gives students unique opportunities and experiences that prepare them to launch careers in media.

Graduate Journalism Storytelling Mode

Magazine Reporting & Writing

What do The New Yorker, GQ, Glamour, People, The Atavist and Salon all have in common? The answer is passionate audiences and strong narrative storytelling that combine purposeful writing, in-depth reporting and striking presentation.


News Reporting & Writing

Do you see yourself as a mobile journalist, writer for a news organization or other type of multimedia reporter? Consider the reporting concentration.


Video Reporting & Writing

Whether you want to be on camera, involved in television production or do documentary work, video/broadcast could be the concentration for you.


Graduate Journalism Exclusive Opportunities

Chicago Newsroom

Graduate journalism students report from Medill's Chicago newsroom, working on news stories for both Web and print as well as for various local media outlets.


Washington Newsroom

Medill's newsroom in D.C. is unique in graduate journalism education. Students work with media partners to get stories published in national outlets.


Global Residency

Medill's Global Residency Program is an optional fifth-quarter opportunity for graduate journalism students to work at a news organizations


Innovation Projects

Students participate in Medill's pioneering Innovation Projects, working in immersive team settings to solve real problems in the media industry.


Sports Journalism Program

The Medill Sports Journalism Program introduces students to the vast array of professional opportunities available in the worlds of sports journalism, communications and marketing.