Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Journalism

Freshman Fall Credits Spring Credits
First Year Seminar 101 1 First Year Seminar 102 1
D.E.C. A 3 JRN 108 3
JRN 101 or JRN 103 3 JRN 110/JRN 111* 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total 16 Total 16
       
Sophomore Fall Credits Spring Credits
JRN 210/JRN 211 3 JRN 310 3
JRN 220 3 JRN 288* 1
JRN 301 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
D.E.C. 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total 15 D.E.C. 3
    Total 16
Junior Fall Credits Spring Credits
JRN 320** 3 JRN 333, JRN 334, JRN 336, or JRN 337 3
JRN 340 3 JRN 350 3
JRN 391 1 JRN elective 3
Elective 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3 Elective 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total 16 Total 18
       
Senior Fall Credits Spring Credits
JRN 364, JRN 370, or JRN 380** 3 JRN 490 3
JRN elective 3 JRN 361, JRN 371, or JRN 381** 3
Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Total 15 Total 15
NOTE: The sample course sequence is meant to be used as a sample. Please consult a Journalism advisor to help plan a course schedule.
*Students are required to pass 111 and 211 to progress in JRN skills courses.
**These courses follow a sequence (e.g. JRN 370 and JRN 371). See Bulletin course descriptions for specifics.
***Or courses that count toward a second major.