2017-2018 Catalog 
    Mar 16, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog

Convergence Journalism, BA (JOCJ)

University Requirements

Please see the University Requirements  section of this catalog.

Major Requirements

Journalism and Mass Communication Core

Total: 16 Credit Hours

Convergence Journalism Core

Total: 15 Credit Hours

Convergence Journalism Selection

Choose 2 of the following courses:

Total: 37 Credit Hours

Support Field or Minor

Choose from any field. Requirements for a formal minor are set by each department and may vary in hours. A support field consists of 15 hours, of which 6 must be advanced selections. Bible cannot be used as a support field.

  • Lower selections: 9 Credit Hours
  • Advanced selections: 6 Credit Hours

Total: 15 Credit Hours

Supplement for Major

Total: 9 Credit Hours


Minimum (maximum of 3 hours may be JMC) - 11 Credit Hours

Total Major Hours: 72

Other Graduation Requirements

Minimum GPA in major 2.00
Minimum GPA for graduation 2.25
Minimum number of hours outside JMC: 72 Credit Hours
Minimum advanced hours: 33 Credit Hours
Minimum total hours: 128 Credit Hours
Courses numbered 0** do not count in minimum hours required for degree.