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Find Out Your MJ-school Major In 10 Questions Or Less

Through a revamped curriculum, students in the UNC School of Media and Journalism learn the skills they need to succeed in this new media environment. So, what undergraduate area of study fits you best? * NOTE: This quiz is not scientific in anyway and should not dictate your academic choices...*

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  1. How would your friends describe you?

    Creative, independent
    Fierce, focused
    Trustworthy, grounded
  2. Where would the sorting hat place you?

    Gryffindor
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    Gryffindor
    Hufflepuff
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    Hufflepuff
    Ravenclaw
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    Ravenclaw
    Slytherin
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    Slytherin
  3. Your coffee order?

    Grande, Quad, Nonfat, One-Pump, No-Whip, Mocha from Starbucks.
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    Grande, Quad, Nonfat, One-Pump, No-Whip, Mocha from Starbucks.
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    Just get me the latest frappuccino or smoothie drink! I'm not really the coffee type.
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    Just get me the latest frappuccino or smoothie drink! I'm not really the coffee type.
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    Does it have caffeine? Yeah, I'll drink it.
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    Does it have caffeine? Yeah, I'll drink it.
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  4. Pick a midday snack...

    Something quick, probably from the vending machine
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    Something quick, probably from the vending machine
    Avocado toast because #millennial
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    Avocado toast because #millennial
    I don't snack.
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    I don't snack.
  5. Which MJ-school branding colors describes you best?

    I'm more of a CMYK (47, 0, 94, 0).
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    I'm more of a CMYK (47, 0, 94, 0).
    RGB (255, 160, 47) = FTW
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    RGB (255, 160, 47) = FTW
    RGB (236, 67, 113) speaks to me on a new level.
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    RGB (236, 67, 113) speaks to me on a new level.
    Uh, blue?
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    Uh, blue?
  6. Pick a doggo.

    Canine Executive Officer in the making, not your average pupper
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    Canine Executive Officer in the making, not your average pupper
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    Full-time good boy, clever, knows all the tricks
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    Full-time good boy, clever, knows all the tricks
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    Internet sensation, genuine, friendly
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    Internet sensation, genuine, friendly
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  7. Top vacation destination

    Barcelona
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    Barcelona
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    Berlin
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    Berlin
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    Dubai
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    Dubai
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    London
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    London
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    Singapore
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    Singapore
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    Sydney
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    Sydney
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  8. BREAKING NEWS: Where do you look first?

    CNN, NYT, WaPo, HuffPo, etc. 
If it can be abbreviated, I probably trust it.
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    CNN, NYT, WaPo, HuffPo, etc. If it can be abbreviated, I probably trust it.
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    I'll just ask around. Surely someone around here has credible information.
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    I'll just ask around. Surely someone around here has credible information.
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    What's trending on social? The masses usually have a feel for what's happening.
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    What's trending on social? The masses usually have a feel for what's happening.
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  9. LIFE GOALS

    The MJ-school has some pretty incredible alumni. Who's out there living your dream?

    Susan Credle '85 (Creator of the M&M spokescandies)
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    Susan Credle '85 (Creator of the M&M spokescandies)
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    Brooke Baldwin '01 (CNN anchor)
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    Brooke Baldwin '01 (CNN anchor)
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    JJ Carter '96 (Global chief operating officer and president of FleishmanHillard)
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    JJ Carter '96 (Global chief operating officer and president of FleishmanHillard)
    Gabriel Dance '06 (M.A.) (Former chief multimedia producer for The New York Times)
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    Gabriel Dance '06 (M.A.) (Former chief multimedia producer for The New York Times)
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    Sarah Frier '11 (Technology reporter covering Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and startups for Bloomberg News)
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    Sarah Frier '11 (Technology reporter covering Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and startups for Bloomberg News)
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    Claudia Howard '03 (Global brand manager for The Weather Channel)
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    Claudia Howard '03 (Global brand manager for The Weather Channel)
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    Justin Lyons '06 (North America Campaigns Director at Change.org)
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    Justin Lyons '06 (North America Campaigns Director at Change.org)
    Emily Steel '06 (Investigative reporter in Bill O'Reilly scandal)
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    Emily Steel '06 (Investigative reporter in Bill O'Reilly scandal)
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    Carolyn Van Houten '14 (Multi-time national photographer of the year)
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    Carolyn Van Houten '14 (Multi-time national photographer of the year)
  10. Favorite Rameses

    #TBT
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    #TBT
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    All business
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    All business
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    #GoHeelsGoAmerica
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    #GoHeelsGoAmerica
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Find Out Your MJ-school Major In 10 Questions Or Less

You got: Advertising and Public Relations

Through the advertising and public relations area of the media and journalism major, students can learn the principles behind advertising campaigns, the theories behind marketing and branding products and the foundations and practices to build relationships and communicate effectively. Want to learn more? Check out http://mj.unc.edu/major_mj

Advertising and Public Relations
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You got: Journalism

Through the journalism area of the media and journalism major, students can explore concentrations in broadcast & electronic journalism, editing, graphic design, interactive multimedia, photo & video journalism and reporting. Want to learn more? Check out mj.unc.edu/major_mj or meet with MJ-school academic advising.

Journalism
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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You got: Business Journalism

Through the business journalism major, students learn the concepts, skills and techniques to report about on Wall Street, corporate America and global economies. Want to learn more? Check out mj.unc.edu/major_babj or meet with MJ-school academic advising.

Business Journalism
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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