First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • ENGL 101 (Composition I) 3 credits
  • MATH 125 (Introductory Statistics) 4 credits
  • Fine Arts & Humanities 3 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science 3 credits
  • SPEECH 101 (Fundamentals of Speech) 3 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • ENGL 102 (Composition II), 3 credits
  • Physical Science, 4 credits
  • Fine Arts & Humanities 3 credits
  • ENGL 152 (Introduction to Mass Communications) 3 credits
  • Program Elective 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Life Sciences, 4 credits
  • PSYCH 201 (General Psychology) 3 credits
  • World Language 4 credits
  • Program Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Social & Behavioral Science, 3 credits
  • Fine Arts & Humanities 3 credits
  • World Language II 4 credits
  • Program Elective 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • MED 203^ (Introduction to Media Theory) 3 credits
  • MED 221^ (Introduction to Media Production) 3 credits
  • Major Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • LIBS 201 (Writing Social Justice) 3 credits
  • MED 306^ (Media Literacy) 3 credits
  • MED 375^ (Media Analysis & Criticism) 3 credits
  • Major Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • MED 351^ (Public Opinion & Propaganda) 3 credits
  • MED 380^ (Introduction to Media Research) 3 credits
  • Major Elective 3 credits
  • Major Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • MED 363^ (Media Ethics) 3 credits
  • MED 381^~ (Media Research Project) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

CCC-One course will satisfy the Human Diversity (HD) requirement in either the Social/Behavioral or Fine Arts &
Humanities Category. 

CCC-Students are required to complete one fine arts course, one humanities course and one course from either category for the AA degree.

CCC-Students are required to complete one physical science and one life science course. One must contain a lab for AA degree. 

*TRS 101 -Transfer Success Course (waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more)

^=Grade of C or higher required for major courses `

~This course satisfies the Roosevelt University CORE Experiential Learning requirement.

+Electives in the major can be any 200-level or higher courses in IMC, JOUR, MED or SPCH.

Please note that with the transfer of an AA or AS degree all Roosevelt University general education core requirements are completed unless a pre-requisite general education course is needed for the major.