First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Harper College)

  • ENG 101@ (Composition I) 3 credits
  • MCM 120@ (Introduction to Mass Communications) 3 credits
  • MTH 101 or MTH 124 (Quantitative Literacy or Finite Mathematics) 3-4 credits
  • Humanities/Fine Arts 3 credits
  • Biology (Biology with lab) 4 credits

Spring Semester (Harper College)

  • ENG 102@ (Composition II) 3 credits
  • Humanities/Fine Arts 3 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science 3 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective+ (Choose from: MCM 230, 235, 240, 241, 242, 243, 250, 251 or 252) 3 credits
  • Physical Science 3-4 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Harper College)

  • Humanities/Fine Arts 3 credits
  • SPE 101 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication) 3 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective+ (Choose from: MCM 230, 235, 240, 241, 242, 243, 250, 251 or 252) 3 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective+ (Choose from: MCM 230, 235, 240, 241, 242, 243, 250, 251 or 252) 3 credits
  • Social/Behavioral Science 3 credit

Spring Semester (Harper College)

  • Social/Behavioral Science 3 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective+ (Choose from: MCM 230, 235, 240, 241, 242, 243, 250, 251 or 252) 3 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective+ (Choose from: MCM 230, 235, 240, 241, 242, 243, 250, 251 or 252) 3 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective+ (Choose from: MCM 230, 235, 240, 241, 242, 243, 250, 251 or 252) 3 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective+ (Choose from: MCM 230, 235, 240, 241, 242, 243, 250, 251 or 252) 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • LIBS 201 (Writing Social Justice) 3 credits
  • IMC 202~ (Principles & Best Practices) 3 credits
  • IMC 220~ (Media Writing) 3 credits
  • IMC 240~ (IMC Research) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • IMC 302~ (Fundamentals of Public Relations) 3 credits
  • IMC 303~ (Fundamentals of Advertising) 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • IMC 347~+ (IMC Campaigns) 3 credits
  • IMC 363~ (Law & Ethics) 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • IMC 399~+ (Internship) 3 credits
  • IMC or JOUR Elective 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits
  • Elective or Minor 3 credits

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

@=Grade of C or better required

*CORE Experiential Learning Course - Determined by Major.

~=Additional IMC coursework instead of electives can be taken at Roosevelt University if not completed at Harper College. Total must meet minimum requirement of 120 credit hours.

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.