Student sports reporter at a Vandal basketball game

B.A./B.S. Broadcasting and Digital Media

Complete the University of Idaho admissions application online



Office of Admissions
Phone: 208-885-6326
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119
Student Union Building Room 117
P.O. Box 444264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Coeur d'Alene
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Idaho Falls
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 838402

Hands-On Learning

Students in broadcasting and digital media learn the history and economics of the media industries while preparing for professional careers in radio, television, film and emerging digital media. Students learns to take an idea through the entire creative and production process by studying the technical, aesthetic and ethical uses of media technologies. We emphasize hands-on learning, regardless of a student’s interests. And students use state-of-the-art technology in our fully equipped television studio and editing facilities.

Fast Facts

  • High-definition digital TV studio.
  • Faculty with professional experience.
  • 2013 College Media Matters “Top 50” U.S. journalism programs.
  • Idaho Public TV Station on campus.
  • Student-managed FM radio station.
  • TV or radio reporter or news anchor
  • Videographer
  • Documentary producer
  • Sports reporter or broadcaster
  • TV production manager


Job Placement

Networking through JAMM Advisory Board and professional groups in Idaho and the Northwest.

Salary $20,000 - $80,000 per year, based on national averages
Degree Roadmap

Download a PDF of a sample "Four Year Program." 
Find your advisor:
For additional information go to: JAMM/Majors & Minors.

Degree Prep

There are no specific degree preparations. However, writing classes, art classes or work on high school publications are helpful.


$37,000 annually, usually in $250-$1000 amounts

Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

Lab Fees

$225 - $360 depending on course choice

Get Involved
Get Involved
Hands-On Learning
  • The Argonaut
  • Blot
  • KXLY Broadcast Group (Spokane) 
  • Inland NW Broadcasting (Moscow) 
  • IdaVend Broadcating (Lewiston) 
  • Northwest Public Radio (Moscow-Pullman)

  • Digital Media Club