2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 30, 2022  
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Communication Studies: Concentration in Journalism [JOUR]


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Prepares students for careers in journalism and related fields, as well as how to critically examine journalism practice. Job opportunities include writing, scripting, editing and producing for newspapers, magazines, radio, television, online journals and newsletters.

B. Choose at least one course from each group


Total Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 124


Example of the B.A. in Communication Studies with a concentration in Journalism over four years


The sample program listed is a model and does not reflect the expectations for all of the programs. Students should consult an advisor to obtain up-to-date program requirements and to formulate a degree plan.

First Year


Spring Total credit hours: 15-16


  • Foreign language 102
  • GE course
  • GE course

Second Year


Fall Total credit hours: 16


  • Foreign language 201
  • GE course
  • GE course
  • Participation course

Spring Total credit hours: 16


  • Foreign language 202
  • GE course
  • GE course
  • GE course
  • Participation course

Third Year


Fall Total credit hours: 15


  • GE course
  • Elective

Spring Total credit hours: 16


  • GE course
  • LAS elective
  • LAS elective
  • Participation course

Fourth Year


Fall Total credit hours: 16


  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Participation course

Spring Total credit hours: 16


  • Internship
    or
  • Study abroad
    or
  • Learning Community involvement or elective

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