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Curriculum

Freshman Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
GE 102 Comp and Lit I 3
GE 115 College Algebra 3
GE 140 World Civil. I 3
GE Nat. Science/Lab 4
GE 135 Music Appreciation 2
  French 101, Spanish 101 or 111, Chinese 101 or Hindi 101 3
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Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
GE 103 Comp. and Lit. II 3
GE 130 Art Appreciation 2
GE 141 World Civ. I 3
GE Phy. Ed. Activity 1
GE Nat. Sci. or Math 3
GE 185 Health Concepts 2
  French 101, Spanish 101 or 111, Chinese 101 or Hindi 101 3
GE 122 Freshman Seminar 1
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Sophomore Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
GE 201 World Lit. I 3
POLS 301 American National Government 3
POLS 304 State & Local Government 3
MCOM 250 Introduction to Broadcasting 3
COM 200 Interpersonal Communication 3
GE Phy. Educ. Activ. 1
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Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
GE 202 World Lit. II 3
CCS 111 Computer Science 3
GE Phy. Educ. Activ. 1
COM 201 Intercultural Communication 6
ENGL 322 Adv. English Gram. 3
JOUR 349 Mass Media 3
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Junior Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
JOUR 351 Journalism I 3
MCOM 353 Radio Production 3
MCOM 355 Television Production 3
SPCH 201 Voice and Diction 3
MCOM 347 Mass Comm Theory and Research 3
    15

Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
JOUR 352 Journalism II 3
MCOM 354 Advanced Radio Production 3
MCOM 356 Advanced Television Production 3
SPCH 314 Public Speaking 3
MCOM 357 Public Relations 3
    15

Senior Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
MCOM 400 Print and Broadcast Management 3
ENGL 450 Comm. Law and Ethics 3
MCOM 498 Internship 3
  Free Electives 6
    15

Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
MCOM 499 Seminar in Communication 3
  Free Electives 9
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