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

Suzanne McBride
33 E Congress, Suite 201

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.

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.