Klein College of Media and Communication Baccalaureate (B.A.) Degree Requirements

Declaration in/after Fall 2013

Last update: August 2017

Credit Hour Requirements

The Klein College of Media and Communication (previously known as School of Media and Communications) requires 124 credits to graduate, distributed according to the college policy and university policy outlined below, with at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA).

Klein College Requirements for Graduation

Minimum and maximum credit requirements within each major are listed with the departmental requirements.

University Requirements

  • MATH 0701/0711 (4 s.h.) and/or ENG 0701/0711 (4 s.h.), if required by placement testing.
  • All students must take a minimum of two writing-intensive courses at Temple University as designated by their major requirements. The specific writing-intensive courses required for each major are listed on the individual program pages: Major / Minor Requirements.
  • Students must complete requirements of the General Education (GenEd) Program. See the General Education page for further details: General Education (GenEd).

Program Descriptions

  1. The total number of credit hours at graduation may be greater for some students based on initial placement assessments, transfer evaluations, individual curricular choices, and academic progress.
  2. Students must fulfill the necessary prerequisites for any given course or course sequence.

Majors under the School/College