Faculty and CLAS Advising
Every student has two advisors: one in CMJ and one in CLAS. Your CMJ advisor will help you navigate the major, while your CLAS advisor will help you with Gen Ed requirements and other non-major questions.

Your CLAS advisor is Doris Penn (penndo@gvsu.edu)

To find out who your CMJ advisor is, go to MyBanner > Student > Student Records > View Major and Advisor Information. Then, find your CMJ advisor's office hours here.

Major requirements
An overview of the required classes in the Multimedia Journalism major. Students should use this as a checklist to proceed through the major. See full course descriptions.

Course Sequence
It's important to take classes in the right order. This chart includes a suggested four-year plan for when to take courses in the Multimedia Journalism major as well as general education and degree cognate courses.

See the internship page for questions about finding an internship, getting credit about it, etc.

Multimedia Journalism Scholarships
These awards facilitate and reward excellent students in the Journalism Major. Other SOC Scholarships

Independent Study/Senior Thesis Research Proposal Form

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