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College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Media, Film & Journalism Studies

Undergraduate Programs of Study

Programs of Study

Undergraduate Degrees

With about 250 students in four majors, the University of Denver's Media, Film and Journalism Studies department offers a unique combination of majors that are popular choices among DU undergraduate students. Because almost every academic field of study involves communication, many students choose to combine a communication major with a second in another field.

There are four degree programs and one minor to choose from:

Through a partnership with the School of Art and Art History, we also offer a BA and BFA in Emergent Digital Practices

 

Talk to Us

Ask us Anything

We are happy to answer any questions you have. 

  • Talk to our Undergraduate Program Director, Dr. Rachael Liberman

 

How to Apply


                                  Start your online application!

 More information about the admissions process and what to expect can be found on the DU Admissions website.

Application deadlines:

  • November 1st: Early Action AND Early Decision I deadline
    (Submit either the Pioneer Application or Common Application)
  • January 15th: Regular Decision AND Early Decision II deadline
    (Submit either the Pioneer Application or Common Application)
  • Applications submitted after January 15 will be considered on a case-by-case, space-available basis.

 

How to Declare a Major

Ready to start earning your degree? Declare or change your major or minor by submitting this form to the Office of the Registrar: 

Major Change Form

 

Important Details 

Academic Calendar
  • The University of Denver operates on the quarter system, rather than the semester system. Each quarter is 10 weeks long. 
    • Fall Quarter: mid-September through mid-November
    • Winter Quarter: January through mid-March
    • Spring Quarter: mid-March through May
    • Summer Quarter: mid-June through mid-August (summer courses are offered, but not required)
  • 2018-2019 Academic Calendar (PDF)

 

Undergraduate Bulletin

The Undergraduate Bulletin serves as the governing document for University's undergraduate academic programs, courses and policies.

DU Undergraduate Bulletin