BA in Communication/Journalism

Enhance your research, reporting and writing skills across media platforms.

Curriculum

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General Education Options

  • Writing in the Liberal Arts and Sciences I
  • Writing in the Liberal Arts and Sciences II
  • College Algebra
  • Introduction to Quantitative Reasoning
  • One Love: Marley, Language and Learning
  • History of Political Thought
  • Overcoming Prejudice and Discrimination
  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Writing and Research in the Social Sciences
  • Environmental Science: A Global Concern
  • Introduction to Art and Art History
  • Survey of American Literature
  • Introduction to Literature
  • World Geography
  • International Business

Major Requirement

  • Introduction to Communication Studies
  • Contemporary Art and Media
  • Social Media
  • Communication Ethics
  • Organizational Communication and Negotiation
  • Interpersonal Relationships and Interview Skills

Concentration Requirement

  • Journalism: Investigative Reporting
  • Journalism: Feature Writing Workshop
  • Multimedia News Writing and Editing
  • Introduction to Journalism

Elective

Choose 10 available electives

  • Available Electives

Total Courses

General Education Options

40 credits

Major Requirement

24 credits

Concentration Requirement

16 credits

Elective

40 credits

Total

120 Credits

*Curriculum is subject to change. Please contact a student services representative for the most up-to-date curriculum information.

Have Transfer Credits?

Your tuition cost could be reduced. NEC allows you to transfer up to 30 credits toward your AA/AS, or up to 90 credits toward your BA/BS.

Tuition

Cost Per Credit Hour

$405

Total Credits Needed

120

Total Cost

$48,600

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