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  Feb 24, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Agricultural Communications and Journalism (B.S.) - Agriculture Option


The agricultural communications and journalism major prepares students for various communications positions related to agricultural and environmental areas. Careers can be targeted in public relations, newspaper, magazine, radio-television, advertising, marketing, and agricultural/environmental information. Students in the major have opportunities to work with radio facilities, desktop publishing equipment, cameras, and photo scanning equipment. The major focuses on helping students establish industry ties.

Students majoring in the curriculum can follow the agricultural or environmental options.

Sciences (11-12 credit hours)


     Chemistry
     CHM 110 & 111, 210

Science Elective - 1 course (minimum 3 hours)


CHM: BIOCH: BIOL: PHYS 113, 213; ASI 400, 500, 533; AGRON 335, 360, 375/385

Analytical Reasoning (3 credit hours)


STAT 325-799, MATH 150-599, AGCOM 425, MC 316, 396

Humanities and Social Sciences (6 credit hours)


One course must be from K-State 8 Human Diversity
Choose from: AMETH 160 to 501; ANTH; ARCH 301; ART; DANCE; ECON 120 to 799; ENGL 150, 210 to 299 310, 320 to 399, 420 to 499, 536 to 599, 605 to 660, 670 to 695, 700 to 760, 790 to 799; ENVD 250, 251, 655, 670, 671; FSHS; GEOG 100, 200, 201, 300 to 799; GWSS; HDFS; HIST; Modern Language; MUSIC; PHILO; POLSC; PSYCH; SOCIO; SOCWK; THTRE

Business, Economics (9 credit hours)


Business, Economics Elective > 300


AGEC 300-799; ENTRP 300-799; ACCTG 300-799; FINAN 300-799; MKTG 300-799; MGMT 300-799; ECON 300-799; PFP 300-799

Business, Economics Elective


AGEC; ENTRP; ACCTG; FINAN; MKTG; MGMT; ECON; PFP

Journalism/Mass Communications core (13 credit hours)


These 15 credit hours are required of all students. Enrollment in all skills courses requires completion of the Composition Skills Test administered by the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications.

Required Courses:

Advanced (15 credit hours)


  • Agricultural electives (to reach 24 credit hours)

Free Electives (2-6 credit hours)


Total credit hours required for graduation: (120)


Notes


Must satisfy K-State 8 general education requirements.