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Media, Culture, and Communication

Students enrolled in other undergraduate majors and schools at New York University are welcome to minor in Media, Culture, and Communication. Our department engages the sociological, political, and cultural dimensions of our media landscape. The program’s diverse faculty encourage MCC majors to think broadly and deeply about topics at the intersection of media and culture.


Degree Details

Official Degree Title

Minor in Media, Culture, and Communication

Full-time or Part-time

The requirements for the 16-credit minor include enrolling in two of our core courses (MCC-UE 1, MCC-UE 3, and MCC-UE 14); and two four-credit courses listed under our Areas of Study. Professional Elective courses cannot be used toward the minor. Students must earn a B- or better in their two core classes to use them for the minor. Note that all four classes for the minor must be taken within the MCC department. Transfer courses from other institutions will not be accepted.

If you wish to declare a minor in Media, Culture, and Communication, you must complete the online Minor Application, available in the dropdown menu of your Albert Student Center. Please consult with an advisor from your home department and school before applying.


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Media, Culture, and Communication

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