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 Communications Major

Program Requirements


To earn a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in communications with a concentration in broadcast journalism, emerging media, print journalism or public relations, students must successfully complete 120 semester hours, including 12-15 hours in core communications course and 47 hours in electives. Majors must earn a grade of “C” or better in all required communications courses, as well as all courses in the student’s chosen concentration. Students who wish to earn a BA degree are required to complete 12 semester hours in a foreign language in addition to other requirements.