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Ohio University Majors

Journalism Minor

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.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic catalog

Program Details

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Journalism
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
Fax: 740.593.2592

Administrative Contact

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

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