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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First-year STJR student Mary Beth Schaefer recently attended the
2013 Beckman Initiative for Macular Research (BIMR) Conference in
Irvine, California, as a science writing scholar.
An article by recent STJR graduate Bernard Appiah has been
recognized as the most-read article appearing on the Science
and Development Network website (SciDev.Net) in 2012.
STJR master's students are keeping busy this fall with courses,
internships, assistantships, and travel. Meanwhile, inquiries about
2013 entry are arriving.
The core STJR
courses this fall ...