Career Guide to UNL Majors - Journalism

Learn about the career paths of UNL students and recent graduates.


  • Admissions Counselor, Western Nebraska Community College
  • Assistant Manager, Famous Footwear
  • City Desk Intern, Lincoln Journal Star
  • Claims Representative, Social Security
  • Community Manager, Hurrdat
  • Contributor, Hear Nebraska
  • Copy Editor, Human Capital Media
  • Copy Editor, Idaho State Journal
  • Copy Editor, Omaha World-Herald
  • Copy Writer, Hurrdat Social Media
  • Donor Relations Specialist, Volunteers of America - Dakotas
  • Education Reporter, Bryan-College Station Eagle
  • English & Journalism Teacher, Lincoln Public Schools
  • English Teacher, Omaha Public Schools
  • General Assignment Reporter, Lafayette Journal & Courier
  • General Assignment Reporter, Sun Coast Media Group
  • Manager, Famous Footwear
  • Media Relations Intern, Nebraska Media Relations
  • Photojournalist, Idaho Statesman Journal
  • Reporter, Catholic News Agency
  • Reporter, Roanoke Times
  • Server, Outback Steakhouse
  • Social Media Manager, Aplinestars
  • Video Editor/ Photographer, Gray TV-KSFY

Further Education

  • Creative Writing Master's, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Juris Doctorate, University of Arizona
  • Masters in Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Masters of Journalism, Northwestern University
  • Masters of Professional Journalism, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Teaching Certification - Secondary English, Doane College


  • Congressional Intern, Office of Congressman Jeff Fortenberry
  • Content Intern, American Copy Editors Society
  • Intern, Gretna Guide and Post
  • Intern, KHAS-TV News 5
  • Intern, NCEE Labs
  • Intern, Micah Corps-Great Plains UMC
  • Intern, University of Nebraska State Museum-Morrill Hall
  • Marketing Intern, Kiewit Building Group
  • News Intern, UNL - University Communications

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