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Reporters and Correspondents

Report and write stories for news outlets.

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Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Gather information for news stories.
  • Interview others for news or entertainment purposes.
  • Inform viewers, listeners, or audiences.
  • Report news to the public.
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Job Title Examples:

News Anchor
News Director

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