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Your media career begins with one of our majors

As a student in the School of Journalism and Mass Media (JAMM), you can declare a major or minor in one of the following areas:

Students may not major and minor in JAMM or declare a double JAMM major. Many JAMM majors declare a second major in another department. Your advisor will work with you to create a plan that reflects your career interests.

Degree Requirements

A degree from the School of Journalism and Mass Media requires:

  • 120 credits, including at least 75 credits earned outside of the department, 65 of which must be in the liberal arts and sciences
  • A minimum cumulative university grade-point average of 2.50.
  • Completion of at least 45 credits within JAMM, including hands-on courses, concept courses and electives.
  • A Bachelor of Arts degree requires a foreign language and additional humanities and social science courses.
  • A Bachelor of Science degree requires an 18-credit minor or emphasis area outside of JAMM.

School of Journalism and Mass Media

Physical Address:
347 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
School of Journalism and Mass Media
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3178
Moscow, ID 83844-3178

Phone: 208-885-6458


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