Apr 19, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23 [Archived Catalog]

Journalism Minor

Minor Code OR6906

Scripps College of Communication 
E.W. Scripps School of Journalism 
200 Schoonover Center for Communication
20 E. Union St.
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.2590

Hans Meyer, Ph.D., Associate Director Undergraduate Studies, contact person

Program Overview

The Journalism minor offers students an overview of the role of media in society and an understanding of basic theories and practices of newsgathering. The minor helps students to communicate information about their major disciplines to a wide audience, across multiple media platforms.

Admissions Information

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Completion of the Journalism minor will enable students to pursue career opportunities in which critical analysis of information, media literacy, and an understanding of basic journalistic concepts are required.