Throughout the world, our graduates work for newspapers, magazines, news services, radio and television stations, public relations departments & advertising firms.
Our program has been a major provider of professionals & academics for all forms of media, profit & non-profit communication organizations since 1945.
The Frank W. & Sue Mayborn School of Journalism comprises two departments and the Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism.
The Department of News offers instruction in newspaper reporting and publishing, magazine publishing, broadcast and Web news and photojournalism.
The Department of Strategic Communications offers instruction in public relations and advertising. Graduate study options are a master’s degree in journalism with an emphasis in News or Strategic Communications and a Ph.D. in interdisciplinary studies.
The late Frank W. Mayborn and his wife Sue Mayborn lend their name to the school. The family is one of Texas’ top publishing families as publisher of the Temple Daily Telegram and the Killeen Daily Herald.