Do Journalists Need a Journalism Degree? Educators, Practitioners Disagree
Posted: 8/12/2013  |  By: Susan Currie Sivek | MediaShift
The age old question has cropped up again, but this time with a digital angle: Does a journalist today still need a degree in journalism? Journalism educators and professionals aren’t necessarily on the same page about what journalism students need to know to succeed — or whether students even need a journalism degree.