Department of Electronic Media Communication
Robert Jasso, program director
The multimedia journalism specialty within the Electronic Media Communication program offers preparation for work in video, radio, and Internet reporting and management for news, entertainment, and sports. Used for instruction are two electronic newsrooms, three TV studios, a 40-foot definition mobile video production lab, a cable television channel, a 100,000-watt FM radio station, postproduction facilities, plus “converged-media experiences” in the Center for Innovation in Media. This specialty blends theoretical and hands-on approaches to electronic media education. Students are encouraged to complete their education with internships in professional settings.
NOTE: Mass Communication majors must earn a C (2.00) or better in each course in the college in order to graduate.