Curriculum Guide for Minors
Mass Communication

This minor is designed for students seeking an understanding of and involvement in the mass media, with special interest in media production or journalism.

I. Required Courses: 12 s.h.
  Intro to Mass Media Law & Regulation
Writing for Radio, TV, and Film
Understanding Mass Communication
Art of the Motion Pictures Communication
MCOM 105
MCOM 252
MCOM 151
MCOM 281M 350
II. Select two below: 6 s.h.
  Select any two (2) upper-division Mass Communication electives

(in addition to MCOM 252 and MCOM 281)
18 s.h.

Major Program areas

Communication Studies

introduces students to the theories and practices of oral communication and persuasion. Students in this major usually seek careers in business related fields, as well as corporate communication, advertising, sales, public relations, and events management.


Mass Communication

is designed to meet the needs of students who seek careers in the fields of broadcasting, journalism, film, audio production and video production.