Jul 14, 2024  
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Journalism, Sample Schedule (2-Year Plan)

First Year

Total: 14 s.h.

Second Term

Total: 15 s.h.

Second Year

Third Term

Total: 16-17 s.h.

Total: 16-17 s.h.


*Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. MAT - 156 Introduction to Statistics  is recommended if transferring to University of Nothern Iowa or if pursuing a research-focused major area of study,

**If transferring to Iowa State University, consider courses from U.S. Diversity/International Perspectives.

^If transferring to the University of Iowa, consider courses from the General Education lists of International & Global Issues; Literary, Visual, and Performing Arts; and Values, Society, and Diversity. If transferring to UNI, consider HIS - 254 American Indian History  (Non-Western Culture requirement).

+If transferring to UNI, take BCA - 101 Introduction to Computers and Information Systems  and SPC - 132 Group Communication .


Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning. UNI lists Journalism as a minor course of study on its web site.

  • AA Degree meets the General Education requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
  • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language requirement.
  • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.
  • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.