Journal articles are destined for publication. That means they need to be really well written, articulate and interesting. That is a tall order for anyone who is not an English major but it is a requirement nonetheless in many majors apart from English. Students in every field of study are sometimes required to submit a journal article for publication and peer review.
Many students in various fields of study donâ€™t consider writing a strength and find the journal writing process embarrassing and unnecessary, especially if their major is business based (or similar). Journal articles are nonetheless a significant part of academic criteria as well as an ongoing requirement within many professions. Most journal publications are highly specialized and require a very in-depth knowledge of the subject in order to appear competent.