Welcome, ACEJMC Online Information Center

Stauffer-Flint Hall • 1435 Jayhawk Blvd. • Lawrence, KS 66045-7575 • (785) 864-3973 • fax (785) 864-5225

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Welcome to the ACEJMC
Online Information Center!

The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications, or ACEJMC, is the agency responsible for the evaluation of professional journalism and mass communications programs in colleges and universities.

These programs offer education to prepare students for careers in advertising, newspaper or magazine journalism, photojournalism, public relations, radio and television broadcasting and related fields.

This website is divided into several sections described below. Take a moment to scroll down and see which section offers the information you need.


1. Student Information Center
This area is intended for prospective students, their parents, high-school counselors, career planners, and others seeking general information. It contains:

  • information on accreditation in journalism and mass communications

  • a list of all currently accredited journalism/mass communications programs, with links to the programs' websites

  • sources of information on careers in journalism or mass communications, with links to other informative websites

  • and more.


2. Program Information Center
This area is intended for faculty, administrators, and others directly involved in the accreditation process. It contains detailed information on:

  • the structure and principles of ACEJMC

  • guidelines for accreditation

  • the procedures of accreditation

  • the full text of the current accreditation standards

  • lists of member associations, Accrediting Committee members, and Accrediting Council representatives

  • and more.


3. Online Newsletter
The ACEJMC newsletter, ACEJMC Ascent Online, covers recent events and issues in accreditation.


4. Quick Links
Quick access to frequently sought items within the site.


5. News from the Council
News releases and other items of interest.


Send questions, comments or suggestions to ...

About accreditation:

Susanne Shaw
Executive Director, ACEJMC
Stauffer/Flint Hall
1435 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045 - 7575
(785) 864-3986

About this website:

Cindy Reinardy
ACEJMC
Stauffer/Flint Hall
1435 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045 - 7575
(785) 864-7640

program information center | student information center | newsletter | quick links | news

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