Mass Communication (AA/AS)

The two-year Associate of Arts and Associate of Science in Mass Communication is designed to provide foundational instruction to undergraduate students in the field of Mass Communication. Completion of the degree would afford graduates the opportunity to obtain gainful entry-level employment in strategic locations or pursue a bachelor’s degree.

Students in the Mass Communication program will benefit from Johnson’s accreditation, affordable tuition, and experienced and engaged faculty dedicated to the spiritual formation and professional preparedness of each student. 

When students complete this program, they will be able to do the following:

  • Produce well-written, error-free stories, conduct interviews, and produce digitally enhanced material.
  • Work with hardware and software associated with the capture and editing of video.
  • Produce news and information content in a variety of forms and understand successful news delivery methods.

For a comprehensive list regarding program goals and objectives, see the catalog.

Professional Area Courses
Reporting for Mass Media
Video Production for News and Information
Society and Media
Communication & Christian Faith
Introduction to Public Relations
Advanced Reporting & Writing 

Bible and Theology Course Sampling
Orientation to the Old Testament I
Orientation to the Old Testament II
Orientation to the New Testament
Fundamentals of Christian Faith
Exegetical Methods
Old Testament Poetry/Wisdom or Prophets Selective
New Testament Epistles or Gospels Selective