The School of Communication and Journalism has 893 majors and pre-majors in our four programs.
Communication Total: 245
Communication Majors – 144
Pre-Communication Majors – 101
Journalism Total: 123
Journalism Majors: 70
Pre-Journalism Majors: 53
Public Relations Total: 322
Public Relations Majors: 147
Pre-Public Relations Majors: 175
Radio-Television-Film Total: 203
Radio-Television-Film Majors: 109
Pre-Radio-Television-Film Majors: 94
The School of Communication and Journalism is one of 111 programs approved by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications. ACEJMC is the agency responsible for the evaluation of professional journalism and mass communications programs in colleges and universities.
The Journalism, Public Relations and Radio-Television-Film programs are accredited by ACEJMC.
ACEJMC requires its accredited programs to provide retention and graduation data on their websites. Data will be updated every year by Oct. 1.
The percentages below indicate the first-year retention rates of students who declare the Journalism, Public Relations or Radio-Television-Film major as incoming freshmen.
|Fall Term||Freshmen||Returned 2nd Year||Overall AU Return|
The graduation rates below indicate the percentage of students who declared the Journalism, Public Relations or Radio-Television-Film major as incoming freshmen and graduated with that same major in four years.
JRNL or PR
in four years
from any AU
Last Updated: January 10, 2014