Transfer Program

This program prepares students for careers in journalism or communication. The focus is on knowledge and skills essential in those areas. Theoretical training and laboratory workshop methods are combined with special practical experience on the national award winning NIC newspaper, The Sentinel, and its website,

Completion of the following courses results in an associate’s degree and meets the general core requirements at all Idaho public universities. The suggested coursework normally fulfills the first half of baccalaureate degree requirements in Journalism. Course selection should be tailored to match requirements defined by intended transfer institutions.


Program Guidelines