Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Convergence Journalism
The Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Convergence Journalism prepares students for careers as reporters, editors, anchors or producers in print, broadcast or online media. This degree provides an in-depth look at all aspects of integrated media, including writing, broadcast news, photography, television production, and interactive and online media. Students receive hands-on experience inside and outside the classroom through work in the JMC Network's converged media lab and on the staff of The Optimist, ACU's award-winning student newspaper with print, online and mobile versions.
The BS degree does not require foreign language courses, allowing students to take additional electives in areas of their choice.
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Convergence Journalism - prepares students for careers in journalism, with flexibility in the degree that allows for the addition of a second major in a related field
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Convergence Journalism and Multimedia for Teacher Certification - prepares students to teach journalism or multimedia at the high school (8-12) level