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Minors with Journalism?

21sdimaggio21sdimaggio 6 replies2 threads New Member
Hi. I am thinking about choosing a journalism major. What would be some good minors to pair with it? I am thinking of double minoring in creative writing and some kind of political study, but am not sure. Let me know what you think!
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  • 21sdimaggio21sdimaggio 6 replies2 threads New Member
    Or should I major in something else?
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  • CheddarcheeseMNCheddarcheeseMN 3717 replies14 threads Senior Member
    Really depends on your interests and what you see yourself doing with the journalism degree. Econ would be good, or public health, or business. Or even a science. Two writing majors seem a bit redundant.
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  • brantlybrantly 4321 replies78 threads Senior Member
    Do you want to work as a journalist? If so, you should know that the number-one most important preparation is work on a DAILY, INDEPENDENT college newspaper. Way more important than a journalism major. Are you in college already?

    As for minors, anything that strikes your fancy. Whatever you enjoy.
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  • 21sdimaggio21sdimaggio 6 replies2 threads New Member
    I'm not in college yet. I'm a sophomore in high school. What exactly makes a college newspaper independent?
    Thank you for your comment.
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