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2011-12 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-12 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mass Communication, Photography Concentration, B.S.

The Photography program integrates technical competence and visual awareness. Experiences promote personal and professional growth toward careers in photography and media photography.

In addition to the core competencies outlined below, all Photography students take a two-dimensional design course in the Art Department.

Admission to Candidacy

To be admitted to candidacy in the Photography concentration, the student must meet the following requirements:

  1. 45 hours completed before applying for candidacy
  2. Grade of C (2.00) or better in each of the following:

JOUR 1020  / EMC 1020  / RIM 1020 

JOUR 2710 EMC 3020 , EMC 3060 , or equivalent writing competency (grade of B or better in ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 )

ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 

  1. Grade of C or better in each of the following:

PHOT 3040 

PHOT 2050 

PHOT 3110 

  1. Minimum GPA in PHOT 2050 , PHOT 3040 , and PHOT 3110  of 2.50
  2. Minimum overall GPA in all college coursework of 2.50
  3. Math course satisfying General Education requirements.

Recommended Curriculum


Subtotal: 32 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours

Photography Required Courses

College Core:

Minimum hours in concentration: 36

Total hours in the college: Not to exceed 40 hours

Other Requirements:

Total other requirements: 80-84