Jun 06, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Broadcast Journalism B.A./B.S.

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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree

May be either depending on option selected; see the “Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees ” section of this catalog.

Major in Broadcast Journalism

(Major Code: 234)

University Core Curriculum Requirements

 Refer to the  section “University Core Curriculum” section of this catalog.

From Language, Philosophy and Culture - Core 40 (3 hours)

Required Courses:


Take additional electives as needed to total 120 hours overall.


Broadcast Journalism majors may not count more than 48 hours of MCOM courses toward the degree. Electives should be in other subjects.


Graduation Requirements

All students in a Media Communication major program will compile an e-portfolio that demonstrates the student’s competencies in at least six of the following eight categories:

  • Leadership
  • Mass Media Production
  • Media Convergence
  • Written Communication
  • Cultural Influences
  • Theoretical Perspectives
  • Professional and Civic Responsibilities
  • Media Management

The e-portfolio must be submitted for review early in the semester the student plans to graduate. The student must receive a score of 3 or higher on each section of the portfolio to be certified for graduation.


Advising Services Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides

Degree checklists and curriculum guides (suggested course sequences) are available by linking to the Advising Services Degree Checklists webpage.

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