Four-year Plan

This map is a term-by-term sample course schedule. The milestones listed below each year are designed to keep you on course to graduate in four years. A sample schedule is provided as a general guideline to help you build a schedule each term. Your courses must be selected with your advisor to satisfy all core curriculum and state, lab science, and multicultural requirements. Refer to the Undergraduate Catalog for the most current curriculum.

Year 1

Fall Hrs.
ENGL 1101 (Area A) 3
COMM 1100 (Area C) 3
MDIA 2000 3
MDIA 2100 3
MDIA 2350 3
Total hours 15
Spring Hrs.
ENGL 1102 (Area A) 3
COMM 1110 3
POLS 1101 (Area E) 3
MDIA 2050 3
MDIA 2500 3
Total hours 15

Milestones: Overall 2.0 GPA or higher. Complete Area F with an average GPA of 2.50 or higher. Accumulate 30 or more collegiate credits, attaining sophomore status. Complete major courses with a grade of "C" or better.

Year 2

Fall Hrs.
MDIA 3001 3
MDIA 3100 3
Science with Lab (Area D) 4
PERS (Area B) 2
ENGL 2111, 2112, or 2113 3
Total hours 15
Spring Hrs.
MDIA 3002 3
MDIA 3350 3
MDIA 3125, 3175, 3225, 3250, 3400, 3500 or JOUR 4570 3
Science with Lab (Area D) 4
PERS (Area B) 2
Total hours 15

Milestones: Overall 2.0 GPA or higher. Accumulate 60 or more collegiate credits, attaining junior status. Complete Areas A, B, and C of Core. Complete major courses with a grade of "C" or better.

Year 3

Fall Hrs.
MDIA 3003 3
MDIA 4100 3
MDIA 4030, 4270, or 4450 3
MDIA MDIA 3125, 3175, 3225, 3250, 3400, 3500 or JOUR 4570 3
HIST 2111 or 2112 3
Total hours 15
Spring Hrs.
MDIA 4960, 4961, 4962, 4963, 4964, or 4965 3
MDIA 4200 3
MDIA MDIA 3125, 3175, 3225, 3250, 3400, 3500 or JOUR 4570 3
MATH (Area A) 3
Social Science (AREA E) 3
Total hours 15

Milestones: Overall 2.0 GPA or higher. Accumulate 90 or more collegiate credits, attaining senior status. Complete Area E of Core. Apply for graduation spring semester. Complete Georgia Government & history requirement. Complete major courses with a grade of "C" or better.

Year 4

Fall Hrs.
MDIA 4960, 4961, 4962, 4963, 4964, or 4965 3
MDIA 4400 3
MDIA 4700 3
Science (Area D) 3
Social Science (Area E) 3
Total hours 15
Spring Hrs.
MDIA 4950 3
Guided Elective 3
Guided Elective 3
Guided Elective 3
Guided Elective 3
Total hours 15

Milestones: Overall 2.0 GPA or higher. Accumulate 120 collegiate credits. Complete Area D of Core. Complete major requirements.