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University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown
University of Pittsburgh Johnstown    
2023-2024 Johnstown Campus Catalog 
  May 26, 2024
2023-2024 Johnstown Campus Catalog

Journalism, BA

Faculty: Michael Stoneham, Michael Cox, Melissa Landrigan, Paul Lucas,

Adjunct Faculty: Patrick Baney, Roger Kerekes, Elizabeth Laughlin, Charles Minemyer

Each student who elects Journalism as a major must complete the following requirements:

III. Internship (3 credits)

Students can earn 3-12 credits towards graduation; they may enroll in an internship multiple times during their undergraduate experience.  However, any internship beyond those required in the major (3 credits) are counted as electives.

IV. Practicum Requirement (2 credits)

Students must complete two credits of Practicum.

V. Literature Requirement Courses (9 credits)

Students must complete 9 credits of any English Literature course.

VI. Required Related Area Courses (9 credits)

Students will construct a related area in consultation with their advisor, consisting of 9 credits in disciplines related to journalism.

VII. Foreign Language or Literature in Translation Courses (6-9 credits)

Students must complete two courses of a language sequence or 9 credits of Literature in Translation courses.

VIII. Required Humanities Courses (9 credits)

Students must complete one Music or Fine Arts course, one Communication or Theatre course, and one Philosophy course.

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