Skip to main content

Image for School of Communication and Journalism

School of Communication and Journalism

Be Valued. Get Hired. Make a Difference.

The School of Communication and Journalism, otherwise known as COJO, provides students with opportunity, experience and a high-quality education. We offer a variety of unique courses between our undergraduate programs and our graduate programs. Our COJO faculty and staff are here to help you succeed in whatever area of communication you feel passionate about.

With COJO, you will be able to receive hands-on practice in the communication and journalism industries. Our students have accessible opportunities in recording studios, newspaper, radio, television production and more!

Dr. Dailey with students in COJO studio

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for more on the School of Communication and Journalism!

School of Communication and Journalism Events

See All Our Events

School of Communication and Journalism News

See All Our News
students sit in a classroom and chat

Rusche named a Pulitzer Center Reporting Fellow

South Dakota State University student Jordan Rusche has been named to the Pulitzer Center’s 2022 cohort of 53 Reporting Fellows.

Master of Mass Communication program opens doors for working professionals

More individuals are seeking to obtain their degree online from the comfort of their home. At South Dakota State University, the Master of Mass Communication (MMC) program has been the solution for those wanting to advance their degree with flexibility for their job and personal life.

Brookings Inclusive Collaborative to hold Intercultural Competence Workshop on June 1

The Brookings Inclusive Collaborative (BIC) is a community coalition with SDSU, Brookings Area Chamber of Commerce, Brookings Economic Development Corporation, Brookings Human Rights Commission, and Vision Brookings.