New England School of Communications - 1 College Circle - Bangor, ME 04401 - Phone 1-800-448-7766

Program Requirements

Bachelor Degree candidates are required to successfully complete 120 credit hours for their degree. Credits include a minimum of 72 communications credits and 48 general education credits and must meet specific distribution requirements.

Length of Program

Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications Technology, Mass Communications or Entertainment Production program takes four academic years (8 semesters). Each semester is 15 weeks. The fall semester begins the day after Labor Day. The spring semester begins the third week in January and concludes the second Friday in May. Students are required to complete programs in a time span not to exceed one-and-a-half times the normal length.

  • Lecture: 15 hours per 1 credit
  • Lab: 30 hours per 1 credit
  • Internships: 45 hours per 1 credit