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Program at a Glance

Program
Minor
College(s)
College of Sciences
Department(s)
Nicholson Schl of Comm & Media
$212.28 per credit hour
$748.89 per credit hour

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The Journalism Studies minor is well suited for students who seek to better understand the role journalism plays in society as well as the forces that shape journalism. A key component of this minor is media literacy, which is the ability to thoughtfully analyze messages disseminated through the news media.

Minor Requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all courses used to satisfy minor.
  • Grades below a "C" (2.0) are not accepted in the minor.
  • At least 12 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the Nicholson School of Communication and Media.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Students must satisfy each course's prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

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