What kind of jobs and opportunities does a degree in journalism open up?

I'm getting ready to start a major and have been interested in journalism but i don't know a whole lot about it..anyone a journalist of some sort? just try to be helpful, i would like to know what kind of job fields besides just writing articles and what not that i could get int all of your feedback is greatly appreciated :D thanks. Well i was thinking of getting an associates in journalism, and an associates in business, however then i end up having no clue what i will want to major in and get a bachelors for..

Asked By: Bill - 5/17/2008
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The other responses so far are good. The big advantage that the journalism degree gives you when you go into other writing fields is that you understand the media and how to get your message into print. It helps if you have some good journalism experience to take into that other field... More
Answered By: Brent - 5/17/2008
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Journalism, public relations media, film industry, public education, communications officer, press secretary, arts and leisure management, interactive media
Answered By: jakck - 5/17/2008
There are many options but you would be hammering down what you wanted through internships during your college years so you can land that job you want upon graduation. Newspaper writing is obviously the top choice, so you would want to do your school newspaper and land internships at your local paper. On the other... More
Answered By: OrangeKitten - 5/17/2008
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