The Newhouse School at Syracuse University is one of the nation’s premier communications schools where talented students come to study and learn from top industry professionals. We pride ourselves on the highest calibre of education made possible by an incredible, forward-thinking faculty and state-of-the-art facilities. We offer 10 professional master's degree programs in public communications, most of which can be completed in one calendar year.
- 1934: School of Journalism founded at Syracuse University
- 1964: First building, Newhouse 1, opens
- 1971: School of Journalism merges with Department of Television and Radio; re-named S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
- 1974: Second building, Newhouse 2, opens
- 2007: Third building, Newhouse 3, opens
- 2014: Studio and Innovation Center, featuring the Dick Clark Studios and Alan Gerry Center for Media Innovation opens
More than 80 full-time instructional faculties and 50 adjunct faculty
Approximately 76 staff
More than 28,000 living alumni
Approximately 2000 undergraduates, 200 residential master’s degree students, 200 online master's degree students and 15 doctoral degree students
The S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications is one of 100+ mass communications schools accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC). Our voluntary participation in self-assessment and external review helps to ensure that Newhouse students consistently receive excellent preparation for their future careers in the communications industries. Our accreditation reflects our commitment to nine standards that translate into small class sizes, hands-on learning experiences, an introduction to communications law, comprehensive advising and career development, and a strong liberal arts foundation. To learn more about accreditation and why it matters, visit the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications website.