Total Semester Hours required for the Degree: 120 semester hours
Semester Hours required for the Communication Studies: Mass Communication Option: 45-46 semester hours.
This option provides students with a well-rounded approach to understanding the role of mass communication in creating and sustaining social systems. The Broadcasting concentration in this option provide students with either a practical or theoretical orientation to the study of electronic media.
This concentration is designed to provide the knowledge, values, perspectives and skills necessary to understand the roles, functions, and operations of broadcast news.