School of Communication, Journalism, and Media Alumni Advice

If being asked “what are you going to do after you graduate?” makes you want to bite your nails, you’re not alone. Every student and new graduate goes through ups and downs — juggling doubts, taking detours, soul-searching — to figure out what they’re going to do in life.

It’s all part of the adventure of self-discovery: stressful at times, but also full of exciting new possibilities. We spoke to SCJM alumni to find out how they navigated their career paths and what tips they have for current students and recent graduates.

Alumni Spotlight: Matt Franklin - Why I Chose CMU

Zach Huffman - Why I Chose CMU

Alumni Spotlight: Lester Booker, Jr. - Why I Chose CMU