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

PAR Director Jason R. Piscia is a 1998 PAR graduate who came to the University of Illinois Springfield following a 21-year career at The State Journal-Register.

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