Major in News and Media Studies

The Bachelor of Science in News and Media Studies is an interdisciplinary major focusing on the study of media in society. Students in this major may be interested in the role of journalism and other media, but not necessarily interested in pursuing a career as a journalist.

This major introduces students to key areas of journalism and media including diversity, law and ethics, while also allowing flexibility to explore the intersection of these topics from a variety of disciplines.

The News and Media Studies major helps students develop a critical understanding of how media operate through several conceptual courses.