What to be a journalist? You'll major in English at Brevard and study and master successful and effective multimedia communication in the professional world.
You’ll develop high-level skills through a variety of courses designed to help you develop professional writing that is applicable in traditional formats and new media platforms. The Journalism minor is designed to strengthen students’ skills across a wide range of majors.
- Business executive
- Human relations manager
- Public relations manager
- Marketing executive
- Advertising executive
- Media planner
- Web content manager
- Advertising copywriter
- Digital copywriter
- Market researcher
- Multimedia specialist
- Science writer
- Immersive classes that allow you to take charge of your education and learn the way you want to.
- Join the Brevard College Literary Society, an active student literary group that sponsors trips, such as recent ones to literary conferences to hear authors Robert Morgan and Ron Rash.
- Opportunities to contribute to, edit, and publish BC’s student newspaper, The Clarion.
- Study with faculty who are also successful writers themselves and have the opportunity to develop lifelong friendships and mentorships with your professors.
- Opportunities to serve as editorial assistant for The Pisgah Review, a national literary journal edited and published by Brevard faculty and students.
- Journalism and Professional Communication is one of the concentrations offered in the English Major. Other concentrations include Creative Writing, Literary Studies, and Interdisciplinary Studies.