Mar 03, 2024
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
Hans Meyer, Ph.D., Associate Director Undergraduate Studies, contact person
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.
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.
Minor Hours Requirement
The Journalism minor requires completion of a minimum of 18 semester hours.
Complete the following courses:
Additional Required Courses
Complete one of the following elective courses (3 hrs). All course requisites must be met: