Associate of Science in Mass Communication

Program Information

Explore the fundamentals of mass media and how it plays a role in today’s society with an Associate of Science in Mass Communication degree. Campbellsville’s fully online program allows you to become familiar with the evolving field while gaining hands-on experience in news writing, broadcasting, photojournalism and more. With our flexible online program, study at your convenience and learn from faculty members with real-world experience.

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This program includes 60 credit hours of study. Although the completion time will vary, the program can be completed in as little as two years.

Required 32 credit hours in general education

Core Courses (28 credit hours)
Take each course on this list (three credits each):
MAC 175 – Introduction to Broadcasting/Digital Media
MAC 210 – Mass Media and Society
MAC 240 – Reporting and News Writing
MAC 245 – Copy Editing
MAC 300 – Social Media
MAC 330 – Photojournalism
MAC 345 – Mass Media Ethics
MAC 365 – Public Relations
MAC 386 – Practicum (one credit)

Choose two courses from this list (three credits each):
MAC 275 – Broadcasting and Digital Media I
MAC 370 – Media Advertising
MAC 375 – Broadcasting and Digital Media II
MAC 380 – Special Topics
MAC 465 – Graphic Design for Mass Media

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Course details are based on information available at the time of publication. Specific program requirements are subject to change.

Real-World Preparation

With our online mass communication degree program, you will develop fundamental skills that you can immediately apply in the workplace. You will also experience a variety of other benefits from the quality instruction Campbellsville offers, including:

  • A strong foundation in the various forms of mass media
  • Practical experience in broadcasting, news writing, editing, photojournalism, social media and more
  • 24/7 support for all of your educational and technical needs
  • Expertise from faculty members with real-world experience

How to Apply

The Campbellsville application program is simple and straightforward. Follow these steps to begin your journey:

  1. Submit a complete application for admission form.
  2. Arrange for the office of admissions to receive an official transcript (containing a complete record of all courses attempted) from each college or university previously and currently attended.
  3. If transferring less than 24 credit hours, arrange for the office of admissions to receive an official and final high school transcript and an official ACT or SAT score report.

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This program is also available on campus in a traditional format. Learn more about Campbellsville University’s traditional Associate of Science in Mass Communication.

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