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Degree Program Description

Below is a summary-level description of the Media Studies (BA) program. Please note that a campus listed with a program is a campus where the program can be completed. Most baccalaureate programs and some associate programs can be initiated at other campuses before requiring a change of campus to one listed for completion of the degree.

Media Studies (BA)

A summary-level description of the Media Studies (BA) program at Penn State
Major Code: MEDIA_BA
Program Type: Baccalaureate Degree Program
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA)
College: Communications
Status: Active
Required Years: 4.0
Program Option:
  • Film and Television Studies (FLMTV)
  • International Communications (INTCM)
  • Media Effects (MEFCT)
  • Society and Culture (SOCCL)
Completed at: University Park

Last Update: April 05‚ 2021

Resources

  • University Bulletin: The Undergraduate Bulletin is Penn State's comprehensive source for undergraduate academic information and program requirements.
  • Administrative Enrollment Controls: Administrative Enrollment Controls are initiated when limitations of space, faculty, or other resources in a major prevent accommodating all students who request them.