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2014-2015 Academic Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Mass Media (A.S.)


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Program Advisor: Don Abel, 371-5298 (ddabel@actx.edu) or contact Brenda Walsh, 371-5212 (bjwalsh@actx.edu)

Associate in Science
Major Code - COMM.AS.MCOMM
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The following program of study follows the Communication Field of Study Curricula for Advertising/Public Relations, Journalism, and Mass Communication/Radio-TV as adopted by the Higher Education Coordinating Board. Students who follow this curricula will be able to major in the above fields of study and transfer between 12 and 15 hours of course work in these major program options to public two - and four - year institutions in Texas.

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements (42 Semester Hours)


Mathematics - 3 Hours


Life & Physical Sciences - 6 Hours


*Additional 2 hours will apply to Major Course requirements

Language, Philosophy & Culture - 3 Hours


Creative Arts - 3 Hours


Social/Behavioral Sciences - 3 Hours


Institutional Requirements - Speech - 3 Hours


Institutional Requirements - FYS - 3 Hours


Major Course Requirements (20 Semester Hours)


*Additional 2 hours from Life & Physical Science requirement

Total (62 Semester Hours)


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