All JM&C majors share a common core of 4 courses designed to give students a common skill set necessary for anyone pursuing a career in these fields. These courses are offered every semester and in many cases, are prerequisites for advanced courses in each major.
Journalism, Media & Computing Department Core (14 credits)
- CSC 121 Computers and Scientific Thinking (3)
- GDE 382 Web Design (3)
- JRM 215 Information Concepts & Practices (2)
- JRM 219 Media Writing OR JRM 220 Professional Writing (3)
- One of the following:
- JRM 599 Entrepreneurial Media, GDE 599 Senior Capstone, CSC 599 Senior Capstone (3)