JMS Admissions

How to Apply to the JMS Major

Admission to the JMS program is selective. Before you can apply to the JMS major, you must first meet these requirements:

  • Complete College Writing (01:355:101), or College Writing Extended (01:355:104), or an equivalent course with a grade of C or better. 

  • Complete at least 15 credits at Rutgers (or have at least 15 transfer credits to Rutgers), with at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average.

  • Complete the prerequisite survey course (Introduction to Media; 04:189:102) with a grade of C or better.