Dec 06, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Journalism and Public Relations, BA

Liberal Studies: 46-48

As outlined in the Liberal Studies Requirements  with the following specifications:

Mathematics: 3

Social Science: 9

  • No courses with JRNL prefix to program requirements

Liberal Studies Electives:6-8

  • No courses with JRNL or COMM prefix

College: 0-8

Foreign Language Intermediate Level (1, 6)

Major: 39

Controlled Electives: 18

  • Other JRNL courses (as listed in this catalog) (3, 5)

Other Requirements:

  • Department recommends a planned program of dual major, minor(s), or electives (4)

Free Electives: 25-35

Total Degree Requirements: 120

(1) Intermediate-level foreign language may be included in Liberal Studies electives.

(2) A grade of “C” or better is required in these courses

(3) A maximum of 6cr of internship can be applied to major.

(4) Course is not eligible for transfer from any other institution.

(5) The last 15cr in journalism and public relations must be taken at IUP.

(6) The foreign language requirement applies to all double majors.