Navigating the world of graduate education in journalism and mass communication can be tricky. In this section, we’ll attempt to provide resources and appropriate links to help you find out what you need to know to successfully complete your degree and thrive, rather than just survive, in the world of academia.

We have compiled a list of “must read” articles for graduate students in Journalism and Mass Communication.  Check back often as we be continually adding new articles to the list.

  1. What to do when a journal says no (Inside Higher Ed)
  2. Top 10 ways to get your paper disqualified (AEJMC)
  3. How to attend a conference (Inside Higher Ed)
  4. Your first academic job (Inside Higher Ed)