Real-World Experiences/Experiential Learning2021-08-17T15:17:16+00:00

Experiential + Immersive Learning

Real Work in Real Time. At FIU, journalism and media go beyond the classroom with a myriad of intensive training experiences that immerse you in the profession from day one. As a student here, you’ll find an experience unlike any other — whether it’s on campus, across the country or around the world. From dedicated career specialists and curated industry internships to student media and global learning semesters abroad, there are plenty of resources to make the most of your degree and graduate ready to succeed.

High-Profile Experiential Learning Opportunities

South Florida Media Network

The flagship publication of the Lee Caplin School of Journalism & Media, the South Florida Media Network provides opportunities to learn and innovate in a full-immersion professional learning environment that produces news, information and community engagement for South Florida. Under the leadership of Charles Strouse, former editor and publisher of The Miami New Times, The South Florida Media Network won the 2020 EPPY for Best College-Produced Community Website.