In today’s media-driven world, careers in journalism are more versatile and engaging than ever. Saddleback College students are writing their own success stories, working toward high-energy, high-demand media careers. The program covers the history, theory and practice of journalism, preparing graduates for immediate employment in a broad range of journalism and media occupations.

In Orange County and beyond, journalism professionals are in demand!

Degrees and Certificates

Areas of Study

  • Video Journalism
  • Social Media
  • Podcasting and Audio Storytelling
  • Print Journalism

Careers and Salaries

  • Producer: $102,020
  • Public Relations Specialist: $71,000
  • Editor: $69,090
  • Radio/Television Announcer: $56,720
  • Reporter/Correspondent: $54,870

Contact the Journalism & New Media Department

Jack Beckham, Ph.D.

Interim Dean, Liberal Arts Division
LRC 344