May 23, 2024  
2014-2015 General Catalog 

Communication - Media Studies Emphasis, B.S.

General Education Core

See General Education 

  • Core Course Requirements – must take ENGL 2010  16-17 credits
    • Quantitative Literacy Requirement – must take MATH 1040  Statistics
  • Knowledge Area Requirements – must take COMM 1010  in Humanities GE Knowledge Area 16 credits

University Requirements

NOTE: As of 7/12/2019, students pursuing this bachelor’s degree are no longer required to complete the Experiential Education Requirement courses for graduation.

Experiential Education Requirement - EDGE (1-3 Credits)

Complete One Track:

Original Project Track (3 Credits)

Students create a project of their own design 

Select Project Track (2 Credits)

Students select a project from the designated list 

Degree Requirements

BS Degree  Math or Science minimum requirement (12 credits)

Media Studies Curriculum Summary


Need senior status to take COMM 4050 

Media Studies Required Courses (21 hours)


(Maximum 3 Internship credits toward major hours) *See academic advisor.  Credit for internship will not be given unless approved by advisor and department chair at the beginning of the semester.)

Students with a specific interest in Film are advised to discuss the elective options with a communication department faculty member.

Free Electives

  • Free Electives (includes completing B.A./B.S. requirements) to complete 120 Credit Degree.

Total Credits, B.A. or B.S. degree: 120