Dual Degrees in Journalism and

Graphic Information Technology

Graphic Information Technology

WUE-Eligible Program

Undergraduate students from western states who enroll in some GIT programs may be eligible for a discounted tuition rate.
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Application Deadlines

Sept 15 (Polytechnic), Nov 15 (online) Spring semester (January)

Apr 1 (online) Summer session 1 (June) and Summer session 2 (July)

Apr 1 (Polytechnic), Jul 1 (online) Fall semester (August)

These are the priority application deadlines for admission and merit-based scholarship consideration. Late applicants will be considered for university admission and financial aid, but programs with higher admission standards will give priority consideration to applications submitted by these dates. Please view important dates on the academic calendar.


Dual Degrees in Journalism and Graphic Information Technology

The GIT B.S. degree is also offered as a concurrent degree program on campus with: Journalism and Mass Communication, BA.

Earn a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism through the Cronkite School and a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Information Technology through the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.

Students engage in immersive, hands-on learning in areas such as digital reporting, videography, news writing, front-end Web design and development, and news game creation. Cronkite’s journalism degree requires a professional internship as well as participation in the school’s New Media Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lab, where students design and create cutting-edge digital media products for regional and national media companies and other organizations.

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2020 – 2021 Concurrent Degree Major Map