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Science & Technology Journalism

The master's degree program in science and technology journalism (STJR) at Texas A&M University prepares students for careers as writers and editors in science, technology, and medicine. Open to candidates with scientific or other backgrounds, it includes course work in both science journalism and science. Students choose between an internship track and a thesis track. For information, please contact the program coordinator, Barbara Gastel, MD by clicking here.

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August 27, 2015

STJR Students Back at Texas A&M After Internships

From editing technical documents about innovative devices to writing press releases about medical studies and features about the latest space research, STJR students doing internships had a pr...

August 21, 2015

STJR Program Accepting Applications for Spring 2016

As in past years, our MS program in science and technology journalism is accepting applications for spring entry. Candidates wishing to begin their studies in the spring 2016 semester should s...

September 30, 2014

STJR Graduate Contributes to Space-Based Research

When Emily Roberge was a graduate student in genetics, her classmates often noted her skill at explaining scientific concepts. Deciding to apply this skill to a career in science communication...