Drone photography of Milligan's Seeger Chapel & Sutton Hall

Multimedia journalism is the practice of contemporary journalism that distributes news content either using two or more media formats via the Internet or disseminating news report via multiple media platforms.

The multimedia journalism major prepares students to work and serve as effective communicators in their professional careers or other vocations.

The curriculum includes courses in, Advanced Reporting, Feature Writing, Creative Nonfiction, Editing, Photojournalism, Video Production, Interactive Media, and an internship.

Student News Organization

All Multimedia Journalism students participate in The Stampede, Milligan’s student-run news organization.

  • Students report news and produce features in a variety of media platforms, including online, print, television and video, photography, podcasts, and social media.
  • Students gain hands-on news media experience.  
  • The Stampede serves the university by providing news, information, and a forum for the entire Milligan community.
  • The Stampede provides as an important first step toward an internship and a career in journalism or other media.

Course Requirements

View all details and course requirements for this program in the Milligan University Catalog (link below). The Milligan University academic catalog is the official, authoritative source for all academic requirements and policies. Any discrepancies in curricular requirements from other sources will default to the Catalog.


Jim Dahlman
Area Chair of Performing, Visual, and Communicative Arts; Professor of Communications and Journalism