Bachelor of Science in Media Studies

Obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Media Studies prepares students for diverse careers in radio and television news, advertising, publicity, market research, telecommunications, production, journalism, media law, copywriting and announcing. The Media Studies Degree Program is designed to be flexible, which allows students to specialize in any particular area of mass media.

Program Overview

General Education, 42 credit hours

Media Studies Major, 36 credit hours

Media Studies courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C.

The Media Studies Minor is also available as a component of the online Bachelor of Liberal Studies.

Program Details

Program details can be found in the Bulletin.

Sample Degree Plan

Department of Communication and Media Studies

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Program Costs

Undergraduate Tuition (MO residents) $335.50 per credit hour
Online Course Fee (100% online courses) $59.70 per credit hour
College of Arts & Sciences Advising Fee $10.00 per credit hour
Media Studies Lab Course Fee $31.40 per credit hour

Please visit the Cashier's Office for more information.


College of Arts and Sciences Advising Office

Professor Jim Fay, Program Director