Journalism Licensure

For details on earning journalism licensure, click here.

To check where you stand in the licensing process, send the following materials, via e-mail, to David Schwartz at the University of Iowa,

  • A list of each course you have taken
  • A description of the course that includes where you took the class; how many credits it was worth; and a description of the curriculum

If you believe you have completed all requirements, send the above materials in hard copy form, PLUS OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS from all universities attended for licensing courses, to:

David Schwartz
University of Iowa
100 Adler Journalism Building, Room E346B
Iowa City, IA 52242

For additional questions or concerns, contact David Schwartz at or (319) 335-3318.