AdvisingAll JCOM students have a JCOM faculty advisor (call 435-797-3292), plus GenEd advisor, Jordan Truex (firstname.lastname@example.org). Jordan's office is located in Old Main, 106; 435-797-3883.
Majors must take a minimum of 30 and maximum of 36 credits in JCOM, pursuing one of the four concentration course sequences outlined below. Of the basic 120-126 semester credits needed to graduate from Utah State University, JCOM majors must take at least 90 credit hours outside the major.
Beyond the basic 120-126 hours needed for graduation, students may take as many JCOM courses as they like. Majors must complete a minor outside of JCOM, selected with the approval of an advisor, and a minimum of 18 credits from the department's list of approved "Breadth Requirements", courses in disciplines outside the major.
The basic JCOM course of study looks like this