Major Requirements

All mass communications students must complete MC 200, MC 201, and MC 301. Students must earn a B or better in MC 200 and MC 201.

The following 21 hours of core courses are required:
  • MC 200    Introduction to Mass Communications
  • MC 201    Introduction to Media Writing
  • MC 301    Introduction to News Reporting
  • MC 400    Media Law
  • MC 401    Research Methods in Mass Communications
  • MC 405    Media Ethics
  • MC 486    Practicum OR MC 489 Internship

The remaining required hours are required:
  • __hours from the General Education curriculum
  • 18-21 hours in a minor outside of the Department
  • __hours of Liberal Arts electives

Department Curriculum Sheet