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  Dec 16, 2017
 
2017-2018 University Catalog

Strategic Communication major leading to a BA degree


A major in strategic communication leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree requires completion of at least 55 credits, including at least 27 credits in journalism and mass communications and at least 72 credits outside the department.

1. Courses required for the major: INTR 201, 202 (by the end of the sophomore year); JOUR 101, 190, 201, 227, 231, 273, 301, 345
2. Diversity of Experience: Take one course chosen from the following: ECON 231, 232, 233; ENGL 262, 359, 361, 366; HIST 253, 260, 268; JOUR 266, 268; PHIL 235, 238, 242, 243, 244, 254; POV 101; SOAN 228, 268, 275, 280; or, when appropriate, PSYC 296; 
3. Take either: JOUR 202 or BUS 321
4. One course chosen from: JOUR 220, 341, 351, 362, 365, 371, 372
5. One course chosen from: JOUR 325, 332; BUS 370, 371
6. One course chosen from: PSYC 111, 112, 114
7. Two credits of internship from: JOUR 451, 452, 461, 462
8. Completion of a minor other than mass communications or of four additional courses of at least three credits at the 200 level or above in another discipline.
9. Completion of a portfolio in the senior year for assessment.

8. Completion of a minor other than mass communications or of four additional courses of at least three credits at the 200 level or above in another discipline


9. Completion of a portfolio in the senior year for assessment