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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.



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The Department of Journalism offers a minor in mass media and communications, and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) and Master of Arts (M.A.) in journalism. The B.A. in journalism students must complete an emphasis in either news-editorial journalism or in broadcast journalism. News- editorial and broadcast students may further specialize in public relations, and news-editorial students may specialize in magazine service journalism.


The undergraduate program is accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications.

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