• Welcome to the Journalism Department at Clackamas Community College!

    A major in journalism prepares you for a wide variety of careers in which gathering information and communicating it are important. Journalism majors are employed in such fields as reporting, editing, publishing, public relations, advertising, newspaper, television and radio, newsletters and corporate publications, screenwriting, writing books, and the list goes on.

    Student journalists at Clackamas Community College write, edit, shoot video and take photographs for The Clackamas Print, its website and for CCCTV.

    • Student editors can qualify for free tuition at Clackamas for the work they do on The Print.
    • Students write and shoot digital images, run a website and produce slideshows and podcasts for www.theclackamasprint.com.
    • Journalism students typically travel to at least one college journalism conference every year in cities such as San Francisco, Seattle and New York City.
    • Clackamas students have interned for Martha Stewart Living, Nike, The Oregonian, John Canzano's radio show and Willamette Week.

    The opportunities are endless for students interested in Journalism at Clackamas Community College! Learn more by this program by contacting Melissa Jones at 503-594-3261 or melissaj@clackamas.edu


  • The Digital Multimedia Communications Program at Clackamas Community College is designed to give you the tools you need to understand, create and deliver many forms of media to communicate in our world today.

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  • Journalism Internships

    Students who've worked at The Clackamas Print have interned at Willamette Week, the Baker City Herald, the Portland Tribune, John Canzano's radio show, Nike and Martha Stewart Living. Students have also gone from Clackamas to full-time employment in media.

    Students interested in media internships should consult the CWE website and then contact journalism adviser Melissa Jones at melissaj@clackamas.edu or 503-594-3261.

  • Contact our Journalism Department

    Oregon City - 19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, Oregon 97045

    Email us: melissaj@clackamas.edu

    Call us: 503-594-3261