A minimum of 120 semester hours of credit is required for all of our degrees. A minimum
of 40 to 49 hours will complete the Carolina Core requirements and either a 12-hour
cognate or 18-hour minor. A minimum of 48 hours must be completed in Journalism and
Please understand that you are responsible for understanding the degree requirements in your major field. If you have questions or need help, contact your assigned academic advisor.
You may receive only one degree from the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
Visit the following links to get information on each major, including degree requirements, course descriptions, contact information for sequence heads and opportunities to get involved in professional and on-campus organizations.