Media, Journalism & Digital Storytelling Department – Asbury University
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Media, Journalism & Digital Storytelling Department

Leverage state-of-the-art technology to become a master storyteller across a wide variety of platforms.

Asbury University prides itself on being a liberal arts college. The Media Communication program builds on that foundation by providing a core curriculum, which gives students experience in many aspects of media. The goal is for students to learn the art of storytelling and communicating ideas. Students are given the opportunity to explore the practical hands-on application of theories and skills learned in the classroom using state-of-the-art equipment. Students can focus their studies on any of the six emphases available, which covers every aspect of media.

The Journalism major and minor at Asbury University ground students in an understanding of the power of writing, photo imaging and graphics to bring meaning in an ever-changing marketplace of ideas. The program prepares students to write and create for any media: print, online, broadcast. Courses include writing, editing, photojournalism, television production, shooting documentaries and more. Students with a Journalism major or minor gain not only professional journalistic skills but an understanding of how Christian values can be applied to competent leadership over print and online media ranging from newspapers and magazines to public relations and advertising materials.

Department News

Asbury Premieres College Tour Episode on Campus

November 2, 2021 — Asbury University's The College Tour episode can now be streamed online at In celebration of Asbury’s nationally-streamed television show episode, the university hosted a fun, in-chapel campus event which included complimentary popcorn and a live-streamed appearance of the show’s host, Alex Boylan, who interacted with Asbury President, Dr. Kevin Brown.

Goofy Comes to Campus

September 20, 2021 — The magical arrival of a certain Disney voice actor had Asbury University exclaiming “Gawrsh!” On Sept. 9, Bill Farmer, the voice of Goofy, visited campus and spoke to students and faculty about the inspiring path that led to his voice acting career and his incorporation of faith into the world of animation.