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  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Journalism (B.A.)


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University General Education Program (41 hours)


See Graduation from the University  for the University General Education Program requirements.

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) (6-9 hours)


Students must take at least 42 hours but may not exceed 48 hours of coursework in the department of Journalism and Strategic Media. The College and Bachelor of Arts requirements  are in addition to the University General Education Program requirements.

Electives (13 hours)


Completion of courses to bring the total to 120 semester hours.

Typical 4-Year Journalism Sequence


Freshman Year


Semester Totals 30 hrs


Sophomore Year


Semester Totals 31 hrs


Junior Year


  • Non-JRSM Elective (Minor) (3)
  • JOUR writing elective (3)
  • JOUR production elective (3)
  • History (3)
  • Natural Science* (4)
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  • COMM 2381 - Oral Communication
  • ADVR/JOUR/JRSM/PBRL elective (3)
  • JOUR production elective (3)
  • Non-JRSM Elective (Minor) (3)
  • Non-JRSM Elective (Minor) (3)

Semester Totals 30-31 hrs


Senior Year


Semester Totals 28 hrs


Total Hours: 120


Internship elective highly recommended last semester to enhance employability and complete minimum of 120 hours for degree.

Hours Required for Graduation: 120


*Must satisfy University General Education Program Requirement

**JRSM 1700  fulfills Social Science General Education Requirement

 

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