Requirements for the Concentration

With the approval of the program director, students will assemble individualized programs of study involving a total of five courses. A concentration consists of a common introductory course, Media Studies 160: Mass Media, plus three approved courses drawn from departments and programs across the curriculum, and an academic internship in a media-related field.

For more information, please consult the Media Studies Concentration Requirements handout.

Suggested Process and Timeline

First Year/Sophomore

  • Enroll in Media 160


  • Complete an academic internship for credit
  • Enroll in three additional media-related courses
  • Begin gathering materials for your digital portfolio


  • Complete necessary requirements
  • Create your digital portfolio