The Mass Communication major consists of 45 semester hours divided among an academic core based on principles of inquiry, a set of core electives and four options.
This major prepares students to create, produce, deliver, and understand the effects of mediated messages. To accomplish the major, a student must complete the academic core and one of the options. A minor from a department other than Mass Communication is required. An overall WSU GPA of 2.5 is required for graduation in this major. It is also a requirement for enrolling in many of the Mass Communication courses.