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Program Requirements for Journalism and Media Studies

For a Major in Journalism and Media Studies

For a major in Journalism and Media Studies: 40 credits, including the following:

Core courses (23 credits):

Experiential learning (1 credit): from among

Advanced writing (4 credits): from among

Media studies (12 credits): from among

And others as approved by department chair. One off-campus January Term course (398) offered by the department may be counted toward this requirement.

Elective options:

And courses listed above.

For a Minor in Media Studies

For a minor in Media Studies: 20 credits including 8 credits from:

And 12 credits chosen from among

And others as approved by department chair. One off-campus January Term course (398) offered by the department may be counted toward the minor. Courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better to count toward the minor. The Media Studies minor is not available to Journalism and Media Studies majors.