Get the skills you need to tell today’s stories to digital audiences through the Department of Digital Media and Journalism at Liberty University
Whether you are on-camera, at the news desk, in the studios, or at the writer’s table, you will be equipped with the ability and knowledge needed to craft quality media pieces. And you can get the portfolio that showcases these strengths to future employers.
Learn from our degreed and experienced faculty of working professionals who are grounded in their Christian faith, and train with our industry-standard equipment and facilities.
And you can prepare to impact today’s television, journalism, and radio industries now, as a student, through our many award-winning campus media opportunities.
Make Your Mark on the Media Industry
“Our program trains students to tell stories with integrity and responsibility. We give you the industry skills you need to be a Champion for Christ in the worldwide multiplatform markets of Digital Media & Journalism.”
– John Rost (Department Chair)
Gain Experience Right Here On Campus
Beyond the classroom, on-campus opportunities include 90.9 The Light (WQLU), a Christian music station featuring regular newscasts and news talk formats. You can also write and produce content for the Liberty Champion, one of the largest weekly community newspapers in Central Virginia. And, deliver and produce news content in two of our state-of-the-art television studios or contribute to the Liberty Flames Sports Network (LFSN).
Ready for an Exciting Career in Digital Media & Journalism?
Find What Fits Your Passion
Choose from our wide variety of digital media concentrations in audio and video production and digital journalism. Get industry-specific and focus on Entertainment journalism, Church media production, or Sports journalism.
Enhance your degree and boost your career with a minor in Digital Media & Journalism. Choose from our many options in audio, video, and digital journalism.
Advance Your Skill-Set with Our Student Media Lab
Housing more than a million dollars worth of equipment, the Student Media Lab is a crucial catalyst for hands-on learning in the Digital Media and Journalism department.
Our students have access to industry-standard cameras, audio equipment, lighting gear, and other support equipment – all available for check-out.
The student media lab also offers weekly training workshops for various featured equipment.
Training is enhanced by the student media lab’s private editing suite that includes coloring stations and access to a variety of editing software.