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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

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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