Department of Public Affairs Reporting

It is a one-year, professionally-oriented master's degree program that prepares you to become a working reporter covering public affairs in its broadest sense — informing readers, listeners and viewers about ongoing events and activities that impact on their daily lives.





Faculty Focus

Charlie-WheelerDirector Charles Wheeler is a veteran newsman who came to the University of Illinois Springfield following a 24-year career at the Chicago Sun-Times. Read More »