Journalism minor

Journalism prepares students for professional careers and/or graduate study in a wide range of mass media fields including news (print and online), public relations and advertising. Courses emphasize the development of strong writing, critical thinking and persuasion skills. as well as ethical communication. Journalism minors will focus on gaining competence in one of the tracks of the Journalism major: News, Public Relations or Advertising. Courses in various forms of professional writing and communication skills include media writing, advertising writing, public relations writing, editing and social media.

Journalism Minor Requirements (18 credits)

JRM 319Media Writing3
JRM 438Media Ethics and Law3
JRM Upper-level Electives 1
Select four JRM courses (12 credits) 300-level or above. 12
Total Credits18