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BA in Mass Communication with a concentration in Journalism

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
MCO 200 Introduction to Mass Communication
3
MCO 230 Digital Literacy and Practice 3
MCO 275 Introduction to Journalism
3
MCO 300 Media Law and Ethics
3
MCO 377 News Reporting & Writing
3
MCO 389 Online Journalism
3
MCO 478 Copy Editing
3
MCO 330, 387, 388, or 476 Choose any two courses from this group, as electives for the Journalism concentration (removing course detail information here)
6
MCO 210 - 499 Choose any three courses under the MCO heading that are outside of the Journalism concentration designation
9
MCO 496 Capstone: Seminar in Mass Communication
3
  Total Credits for Major*  
39

*Students in Mass Communication are limited in the total number of Mass Communication credits they may earn in their undergraduate degree to a total of 42 credits, and no more.  There are no exceptions to this policy.

NOTE about Internship Experience:  Students in Mass Communication are limited in the total number of college credit they may earn in internship experience.  Students may not earn more than 4 credits for internship experience in their undergraduate degree.  There are no exceptions to this policy.