2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jun 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Journalism, B.S.


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Students pursuing a major in Journalism complete 44 credits of major-required courses.

Required Courses


Conceptual/Analytical Journalism:


One course, 4 credits:

Additional Credits


An additional 4 JR Journalism credits are required for the major. Only 4 credits of internship may be counted toward the major requirements

Journalism Diversity Requirement:


Students select one course, 4 credits, from the following; this requirement may be satisfied along with another Journalism requirement above:

Suggested Sequence of Courses for Undergraduate Majors


Sophomore Year, 8 credits


  • Course from the Daily Journalism options
  • Course from the Conceptual/Analytical Journalism options

Junior Year, 12 credits


  • Course from the Conceptual/Examination Journalism options
  • Course from the Advanced Reporting/Skills options
  • Course from the Profiles/In-Depth Journalism options

Senior Year, 12 credits


  • Course from the Enterprise Journalism options
  • Course from the Capstone options
  • Elective Journalism course

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