The Bachelor of Arts in Journalism is a four-year undergraduate degree program preparing students to contribute to a world revolutionized through Christian mission as professional journalists.
The program combines core curricular studies in Bible, general education, and journalism with the aim of cultivating a Biblical worldview and a professional perspective in students consistent with the mission of Olivet University.
The Bachelor of Arts in Journalism degree program usually is completed in four years of fulltime study. All requirements for the degree must be completed within six years of the initial date of enrollment, except under extenuating circumstances. Students who have not completed the requirements within the six- year period must apply to the Registrar's Office for a continuation for each year beyond this period, up to a maximum of eight years from the initial date of enrollment.
In the context of Olivet University's mission, completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Journalism degree program will enable students to: