Journalism

Who evaluates transfer courses?
The Associate Chair is responsible for Journalism course transfer decisions. The Chair is the arbiter in the case of a dispute.

Please contact the department about the Journalism courses taken elsewhere. Contact Jodee Sorrentino at 312-369-8988 for clarification and additional information

Contact:
Suzanne McBride
33 E Congress, Suite 201
312-369-8907
smcbride@colum.edu

Student asked to bring:
Students must provide a transcript, a course description and syllabus, and work that was completed as part of the course. The faculty will evaluate this information.

Timeline:
Faculty will respond within 10 business days to the student’s request. Faculty will record their evaluation on an electronic Course Equivalency, Substitution, and Waiver Form.

Student will receive:
Students are notified via their Columbia email account when an equivalency towards the major is approved.