2021-2022 Catalog with Addendum 
    Feb 04, 2023  
2021-2022 Catalog with Addendum [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Journalism, BA (JOUR)

University Requirements

Please see the University Requirements  section of this catalog.

Major Requirements

Media Studies

Total: 6 Credit Hours

Digital Media

Total: 9 Credit Hours

Professional Practice

Choose 3 of the following courses:

Total: 28 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.

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

Total: 15 Credit Hours

Supplement for Major

Total: 9 Credit Hours


Minimum - 5 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.