Journalism and Mass Communication

Journalism and Mass Communication

Degrees and Certificates

A.A. Degree in Journalism

The main objective of the A.A. degree programs is to help you gain employment or upgrade your skills in an occupation. 

A.A.-T. Degree in Journalism

If you complete an AA-T and meet the minimum eligibility requirements at De Anza, you are guaranteed priority admission consideration to the CSU system, though not to a specific campus. You can Explore Your Options on the CSU Student Transfer website.

Public Relations Certificates Coming Soon!

De Anza College will offer two certificate programs in Public Relation starting in 2018-2019! Watch this space for more information!

 General Education Requirements

We also offer a variety of Journalism and Mass Communication courses that may be applied toward General Education (GE) requirements. View our listing of GE requirements below to see which Journalism and Mass Communication courses fit into your academic plan.

Transfer Requirements for Journalism and other majors

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Although care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the certificate and degree information, there may be errors or changes without notification. Please confirm requirements for a specific program.


Journalism and Mass Communication Building: L-41
Contact: Cecilia Deck
Phone: 408.864.8588
Faculty website: Cecilia Deck

Last Updated: 11/2/17