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Communications Journalism

Associate in Art

 

Communications Journalism

Love media, public speaking or writing reviews? If so, our communications/journalism program might be for you! From a liberal arts perspective, our program teaches students how to analyze media issues and influences and are introduced to journalistic techniques. Students also explore a variety of academic disciplines, modes of inquiry and engage in various learning experiences to develop their communication and critical thinking skills.

Our Communications/Journalism program prepares you for advanced studies or specialization at a 4-year institution. Students who obtain an Associate’s Degree may pursue careers such as, but not limited to, marketing coordinators, public relations assistants, social media coordinators and editorial assistants.

 

 

 

 

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SPOTLIGHT

R Dillon

"SCC and all of its wonderful teachers allowed me to find the passions and ambitions I had long thought I could never achieve. Without SCC, I would not have been able continue through my studies, and I am forever grateful for this brilliant school and all the faculty and staff."

-- R. Dillon, graduating class of 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRANSFER

Students have successfully transferred to:

  • Rowan University
  • Rutgers University - New Brunswick
  • University of Central Florida
  • Wilmington University

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CAREER

Students who complete the Communications/Journalism, Associate of Art program and go on to earn a bachelor degree may find employment in occupations such as:

  • Program Directors
  • Radio and Television Announcers
  • Broadcast News Analysts
  • Reporters and Correspondents
  • Editors
  • Technical Writers
  • Copy Writers
  • Photographers
  • Film and Video Editors

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YOUR DEGREE COST AND COURSES

First Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CSC115Computer Applications3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG101English Composition I3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HIS101Western Civilization I3$0.00$540.00$540.00
PSY101General Psychology3$0.00$540.00$540.00
MAT-ELECMath Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,700.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Second Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CGA101Introduction to Computer Art3$94.50$540.00$634.50
ENG102English Composition II3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG232Introduction to the Communications Media3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HIS102Western Civilization II3$0.00$540.00$540.00
MAT-ELECMath Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,794.50*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Third Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
ENG202Introduction to Speech Communication3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG242Introduction to Journalism3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HUM101Introduction to the Humanities3$0.00$540.00$540.00
SOC101Introduction to Sociology3$0.00$540.00$540.00
SCI-ELECScience Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,700.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Fourth Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
POL102American Government3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HUM-ELECHumanities Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
SCI-ELECScience Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG/ETH/PHL-ELECEnglish, Ethics or Philosophy Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,160.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Total Program Cost: $10,354.50*

* - Tuition is based on the current in-county rate.

** - Elective tuition and fees may vary depending upon actual course selection.