Jun 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Digital Media and Journalism, B.A.

General Education Requirements (A&S)

In addition to major requirements, students must meet the General Education Requirements that correlate to their degree.

Major GPA and Grade Requirements

Students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.0 in courses required to complete the major. All courses required for the major must be taken for a letter grade.

Requirements for the Major in Digital Media and Journalism

Required credits: 36

Writing Requirement

Elective Courses*

Majors select one area of emphasis: Digital Media Production, Journalism and Sports Media, or Media Studies.

  • 18 credits of elective coursework is required.
  • Students take 12 to 18 credits in the selected emphasis area.
  • Students must complete a minimum of 6 credits of courses at the 300 or 400 level in the selected emphasis to demonstrate some depth in the area.
  • Up to 6 credits can be taken in the other emphases.


*When selecting electives, students have the option of completing an additional three credits of Student Firms or an internship beyond the Student Firms or Internship course required of all majors. (CMM 406 , CMM 407 , CMM 464W , CMM 465W , CMM 466W  ,CMM 467W ). Students are not allowed to double count the same three credits.