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.
Program News Click to see all news items
August 20, 2018
For Kate Travis (née Arnold), the
decision to pursue a career in science journalism came as an
epiphany while attending a science journalism lecture by Texas
A&M University professor Barb...
July 30, 2016
Since a young age, Patrice Pages has enjoyed
learning about science and helping others to understand it. Now the
STJR graduate is the editor of
ChemMatters, the American Chemical Society’s ma...
June 21, 2016
For Roberto Molar Candanosa, learning English was
difficult and understanding science was intimidating. Now, however,
while finishing his STJR degree, he works full-time as a science