Journalism Minor


The Communication Arts Department of the School of Arts & Sciences offers an 18 credit minor in Journalism. To complete this minor, students need to complete 9 credits from Group I and 9 credits from Group II. This minor may be combined with any major offered at the college.

A minor in Journalism is suggested for students who want to study the print and broadcast journalism field.

Group I (9 credits). Required Courses:
CA 210 Introduction to Journalism
CA 220 Introduction to Mass Media
CA 326 Advanced Journalism

Group II (9 credits). Three courses selected from:
CA 209 Communication Skills in Business
CA 213 Content Development for Public Relations
CA 216 Film Appreciation
CA 221 T.V. Studio Production I
CA 230 History & Development of Mass Media
CA 301 Broadcast Journalism
CA 310 Writing for Broadcast Media
CA 314 Sports Media
CA 403 Media Law and Ethics
CA 407 Broadcast Media Programming
** CA 410 Internship
CA 413 Theory & Criticism

**Prerequisite: CA 210, CA 220, CA 326 and with permission of internship coordinator.