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2015-2016 Academic Catalog 
2015-2016 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Journalism Minor

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Journalism is a degree minor in the Department of Communication Studies  that is open to students in any major. It is designed to provide an academic background in aspects of mass communication applicable to work in the public media including newspapers, broadcasting, public relations, and public information functions of businesses and public service organizations. Opportunities for practical media experience and internship training are a feature of the curriculum in the minor.


To qualify for this academic minor, students must complete the required number of units with a minimum GPA of 2.0 (C).

(18 units)

1. Complete the following required course:

(3 units)

3. Select six units of elective courses.


Up to 6 units of the 18-unit total may be taken CR/NC.