Journalism B.A./B.S. – Secondary Teacher Certification

Secondary and All-Level Education

See for information: Secondary and All-Level Education

The Journalism BA/BS graduate with secondary teacher certification will receive the basic skills and knowledge required of journalism professionals, while obtaining pedagogy and educational professional development course work through the Department of Curriculum and Instruction. The student should obtain advising from both the advisor in Journalism and from a Curriculum and Instruction faculty mentor. Students with bachelor’s degrees who want to teach should consult the Graduate Catalog for requirements leading to certification.

Journalism-News Editiorial B.A./B.S. with Teacher Certification

Core Curriculum Requirement
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Core courses
JOUR 1307US-Mass Commun in Society3
JOUR 336Media Law3
JOUR 445US-Ethics in the Media3
RTV 420Interactive Media3
News-editorial sequence
JOUR 115PUBLICATION DESIGN & PRODUCTIO3
JOUR 214Basic Reporting3
JOUR 260Advertising Principles3
JOUR 314Intermediate Reporting3
JOUR 315Editing & Production3
JOUR 316Community Newspaper Journalism3
JOUR 335Media History3
JOUR 350VISUAL COMM FOR NEWS PUBLICATI3
JOUR 380Magazine Production3
JOUR 495Media Internship3
RTV 322Film-Style Shooting & Editing3
RTV 440Broadcast & Digtl Journ3
RTV 453Social Media3
Secondary Certification Professional Development Course Requirements
SED 300Teaching Profession3
PSY 300Learning Processes and Development3
RDG 380Comprehension and Vocabulary in Middle and High Schools3
ETEC 424Integrating Tech into Curricul3
Residency Semester
SED 400Pedagogy and Classroom Management in Field-based Environments3
SED 401Technology Infused Curriculum and Assessment in Field-based Environments3
SED 404Secondary Teaching Practicum3
SED 405Secondary Residency in Teaching6
Total Hours120

Journalism-Public Relations B.A./B.S. with Teacher Certification

Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Core courses
JOUR 1307US-Mass Commun in Society3
JOUR 336Media Law3
JOUR 445US-Ethics in the Media3
RTV 420Interactive Media3
Public relations sequence
JOUR 115PUBLICATION DESIGN & PRODUCTIO3
JOUR 214Basic Reporting3
JOUR 260Advertising Principles3
JOUR 315Editing & Production3
JOUR 328Pub Relations Principles3
JOUR 329Wrtg for Public Relations3
JOUR 335Media History3
JOUR 425Public Relations Case Studies3
JOUR 426Public Relations Campaigns3
JOUR 495Media Internship3
MKT 306Marketing3
or MKT 422 Electronic Commerce
RTV 322Film-Style Shooting & Editing3
RTV 440Broadcast & Digtl Journ3
Secondary Certification Professional Development Course Requirements
ETEC 424Integrating Tech into Curricul3
PSY 300Learning Processes and Development3
RDG 380Comprehension and Vocabulary in Middle and High Schools3
SED 300Teaching Profession3
Residency Semester
SED 400Pedagogy and Classroom Management in Field-based Environments3
SED 401Technology Infused Curriculum and Assessment in Field-based Environments3
SED 404Secondary Teaching Practicum3
SED 405Secondary Residency in Teaching6
Total Hours120