Undergraduate Bulletin

Fall 2021 Bulletin

Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Journalism

A course planning guide for this major may be found hereThe major course planning guides are not part of the official Undergraduate Bulletin, and are only updated periodically for use as an advising tool. The Undergraduate Bulletin supersedes any errors or omissions in the major course planning guides.  

FRESHMAN

FALL Credits
First Year Seminar 101 1
WRT 102 3
JRN 101
3
SBC 3
SBC
3
SBC
 3
 Total 16
 
SPRING Credits
First Year Seminar 102 1
JRN 106 3
JRN 116 3
POL 102
3
SBC 3
SBC 3
 Total 16
 
SOPHOMORE

FALL Credits
JRN 208 3
JRN 216 3
Interdisciplinary concentration** 3
SBC 3
SBC  3
 Total 15
 
SPRING Credits
JRN 217 3
Interdisciplinary  concentration**  3
SBC  3
SBC  3
SBC 3
 Total 15
 
JUNIOR

FALL Credits
JRN 301 3
JRN 305* 3
JRN 311, 312, OR 312 3
Interdisciplinary 
concentration**
 3
SBC  3
 Total 15
 
SPRING Credits
JRN 303 3
Interdisciplinary  concentration** 3
Upper-division JRN elective 3
SBC 3
SBC 3
 Total 15
 
SENIOR

FALL Credits
JRN 415  3
Interdisciplinary 
concentration**
 3
SBC  3
SBC  3
SBC  3
Total 15
 
SPRING Credits
JRN 490 3
Interdisciplinary 
concentration**
 3
SBC   3 
SBC  3
SBC  3
 Total 15

NOTE: The sample course sequence is meant to be used as a example. Please consult a Journalism advisor to help plan a course schedule.

*Denotes an online course.

**Denotes courses for the required concentration or courses that count toward a minor or second major. Concentrations require 18 credits or six courses. Some minors and most second majors may require more credits. Please see an advisor.