Columbia Journalism School
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  • Career Expo 2014. Photo by Alan Chin.
  • Career Expo 2014. Photo by Alan Chin.
  • Thank you to the 146 companies and 250 newsroom professionals who came to interview the Class of 2014.
  • Save The Date: Next Career Expo is on March 28, 2015. Photo by Alan Chin.
  • Follow us on Twitter: @CUJCareers. Photo by Alan Chin.
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  • Career Expo 2014. Photo by Alan Chin.

Career Services

Welcome to Career Services.  Our mission is to support our students and alumni in the planning and development of their journalism careers and to connect them with news employers who are seeking to  hire journalists with strong reporting, writing and cutting-edge technical skills. We offer many services that make our students competitive, including individual career counseling, extensive online resources and a full calendar of job-related events, discussions and recruiter visits. Our annual Career Expo is the largest journalism job fair in the country and takes place every spring.  For a look at where our students land, see the Employment Profile.

Office Hours

We are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-F. Current students, make an appointment HERE. 

Contact Us

We are located on the mezzanine of the Toni Stabile Student Center or by phone (212)854-4422. Follow us on Twitter @CUJcareers. To reach a member of our staff, contact us: Career Services Staff

Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 24 from 1-2:15 p.m., room 607B. The Freelance Series: How to Pitch, with Stephen Fried. National Magazine Award-winner Stephen Fried will tell you how to pitch ambitious long-form narrative to magazines, online publications and alt-weeklies. 

Monday, April 28, 4-6 p.m. room 607B. The Freelance Series: Editorial Meeting with Tablet EIC Alana Newhouse. 

Wednesday, May 7, 3-4 p.m., World Room. Meet the Media: Financial Times. Meet FT journalists Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson, Shannon Bond and Anjli Raval.

SAVE THE DATE for the next Career Expo: March 28, 2015. The Journalism School wishes to thank the 146 companies and 250 newsroom professionals and recruiters who came to interview the Class of 2014. 

APPLY for new exclusive J-school fellowships here

LISTEN to recordings from recent Career Services events here

Internships/Fellowships: Students, check the Deadlines Calendar early and often. 


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