The City University of New York's CUNY Graduate School of Journalism offers a top-notch, affordable education teaching traditional journalism values while preparing students to thrive in a rapidly changing media landscape.Learn More →
The course of study for the M.A. in Journalism degree is challenging and requires full-time attendance. Students complete 45 units of course work in three semesters, participate in a comprehensive summer internship, and produce a substantial final or capstone project.Learn More →
Our goal is to attract a diverse group of the highest caliber aspiring journalists to our Master of Arts in Journalism program, then to guide and support them every step of the way, from application through graduation and beyond.Learn More →
The Career Services Office will work with you from the beginning of your time here to the day of graduation -- and beyond. (We’re available to help alums, too.) Among other things, we review resumes, weigh in on cover letters, brainstorm with you about internship and employment choices...Learn More →
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Awards for Excellence in Journalism
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The annual Awards for Excellence in Journalism raises money to fund scholarships and summer internship stipends for students at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
About half our students receive scholarship support, and we are the only graduate journalism school to provide a stipend to students with unpaid summer internships.
This year’s honorees are:
Isaac Lee – Journalistic Achievement Award
Isaac Lee is Chief News and Digital Officer for Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading Spanish-language media company serving Hispanic America. Lee is also CEO of Fusion, a multi-platform media company that serves a young, diverse, and inclusive millennial generation.
Kathryn Wylde – Distinguished Service to New York Award
Kathryn Wylde is an internationally recognized expert on urban policy. As President and CEO of the nonprofit Partnership for New York City since 2001, she works with business, government, labor, and the civic sector to build a stronger New York, with a focus on education, infrastructure and the economy.
Kimberly Conner, Class of ’15 – The Sidney Hillman Foundation Award for Social Justice Reporting
Michaela Ross, Class of ’15 – The Frederic Wiegold Prize for Business Journalism
Annamarya Scaccia, Class of ’15 – The Newsweek Magazine Alumni Prize