B.A. Communication: Multiplatform Journalism Emphasis

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admission requirements for the B.A. in Communication, Multiplatform Journalism emphasis.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 3 - MATH 1123 Recommended 13
Objective 46
Objective 57
Objective 6 6
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8
Objective 93
Total Credits37

"P” courses are equivalent to the original course.  


Major Requirements

Multiplatform Journalism Core (9 credits)
CMP 1110Media Writing3
CMP 2202Photo, Graphic, and Video Editing3
CMP 2209Persuasion3
Multiplatform Journalism Requirements (18 Credits)
CMP 2271Television and Video Production3
CMP 3310Multiplatform Storytelling3
CMP 3311Business and Tech Reporting3
CMP 4403Mass Communication and Society3
CMP 4410Mass Media History, Law, and Ethics3
CMP 4418Feature Writing3
Electives (Choose 12 credits from the following list)12
Media Literacy
Introduction to Public Relations
Introduction to Social Media
Communication Inquiry
Web Design
Public Relations Writing
Sport Communication
Media Planning and Analytics
Narrative Video Production
Documentary Cinema
Political Communication
Studio-Based Content Creation
Rhetoric of Popular Culture
Complete 6 credits from other course offerings in the CMP curriculum, at least 3 of which are at the 3000-level or above.6
Total Credits45

​Degree Totals

Program Admission Requirements0
General Education37
Major Requirements45
Upper Division Free Electives9
Free Electives29
Total Credits120

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education