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Journalism

Tuition fee CA$16,123 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$14,937), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Dormitory fee CA$12,000 per year

The above fee is an estimated amount for living expenses during the two academic semesters.

  • Including rent and meals (varies depending on your living preferences).
  • Estimated living expenses are to be used as a guide only and subject to change.

There are a lot of housing options for you to choose from depending on your needs and preferences. Be sure to find a place close to your campus and easily accessible by regular and frequent public transit.

More information

centennialcollege.ca/..ull-time/journalism 

Overview

To ensure you have the skills to navigate and succeed in the changing, multifaceted journalism industry, this program will take you from classroom to newsroom. With a learn-by-doing approach, you’ll have access to on-campus publishing, broadcast and Internet facilities where you’ll learn the fundamentals of journalism and gain new multiplatform skills. You’ll apply your knowledge by publishing stories to the award-winning community media outlets, The Toronto Observer and through the production of online, radio and television newscasts.

You’ll also connect with faculty, mentors and guest speakers, and get to participate in exclusive field trips and a field placement to gain real-world experience and build your professional network.

Field Placement

In the final semester, students spend 15 weeks in a full-time placement, working alongside professional staff in a commercial media outlet or communications agency. To qualify for placement, a student must have passed every course required in previous semesters. In arranging placement matches, faculty will take into account the student’s aptitudes and career goals.

Career opportunities

  • Reporter
  • Photographer
  • Writer
  • Editor
  • Producer
  • Layout artist

Areas of Employment

  • Large and small newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Online publications
  • Radio and television newsrooms
Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States