As a major within the School of Journalism and Graphic Arts, one of your biggest jobs will be to ask questions so you can gather information for your reports or your designs.

But you don’t need to worry about questions regarding the resources you need as a current student. We’ve already gathered up common policies and forms that you may need as you take your classes, and we also have a list of job and internship opportunities so you can accumulate practical experience.

Policies & Forms

Understand the processes and get the forms you need for changing your major, requesting an excused absence or filing a grievance or complaint.

Civic Literacy Graduation Requirement

As stated in Florida statute (1007.25), every first-time in college (FTC) student initially entering a Florida College System institution or state university in 2018-2019 and thereafter must demonstrate competency in civic literacy.

Civic Literacy Graduation Requirement Website

Jobs & Internships

To recieve the latest news on jobs and internships, sign up to receive messages from the SJGC Canvas by sending your name and FAMU email address to Once your email address is added to Canvas, you will receive an email invitation from “Instructure Canvas” (labeled Course Invitation). Open the email, click the button labeled “Get Started/Accept Invite” and sign into Canvas. 

Ms. Ranata Hughes
Internship Coordinator
Office Phone: 850.412.5395

Student Success Center Contacts

Ms. Arichnaca Cox
Academic Advisor (A-J)
Virtual Phone: 850.692.8814

Mr. Kareem Kelly
Academic Advisor (K-Z)
Office Phone: 850.599.3719

Academic Coordinator
Office Phone:  850.599.3379

Mr. William Jiles
Division Director (Journalism and Public Relations)

Mr. Anosh Gill
Division Director (Graphic Design)