Broadcasting (Television and Radio) Emphasis

Broadcasting is an exciting and challenging field. Today jobs are found in traditional radio and television markets, as well as new online opportunities and new forms of electronic media. Whether you choose to work in broadcast journalism, production, performance, sales or management, our two-track broadcasting sequence helps prepare you for a rewarding career in these fields.

Course Requirements and Semester Course Plans by Semester

Broadcasting–Performance/Journalism Option

Broadcasting–Production Option

Broadcasting Careers

  • TV or radio producer
  • TV anchor
  • TV reporter
  • Director
  • Editor
  • Disc jockey
  • Talk show host
  • Broadcast traffic manager
  • Media salesperson
  • Social media manager

Why Major in Communications?

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Major & Minor Requirements

We offer four areas of emphasis for the Communications major. Non-majors may minor in Communications. Take a look at the required courses and sample course plans.

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Student Media

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