Broadcast Video

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Overview

Barton’s Mass Communications major offers pre-professional training that prepares students for entry-level positions in specific industries and for graduate school. The program features four areas of concentration: Audio Recording Technology, Broadcast/Video Production, Journalism, and Public Relations. And because these four areas share many courses, completing two concentrations — and enhancing your marketability — is [...]

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Chemistry

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

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A major in chemistry from Barton doesn’t just provide you with a solid understanding of chemical principles. It also develops your critical and analytical thinking skills, and enhances your ability to communicate what you’ve observed. You’ll also gain extensive hands-on learning both in [...]

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

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Since 1998, Barton’s Criminology and Criminal Justice (CCJ) program has been educating students to be critical thinkers with strong communication skills. Our CCJ program exposes students to all aspects of the criminal justice system, including law enforcement, the courts, corrections, juvenile justice and criminal and constitutional law. [...]

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

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Barton’s major in deaf and hard-of-hearing education is unusual—there are only about 35 undergraduate programs like it in the nation, and ours is the only one east of I-95 between New Jersey and Florida. At the heart of our program is a comprehensive philosophy. This means that [...]

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Elementary Education (K-6)

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

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Majoring in elementary education at Barton means learning to teach through a careful balance of theory and practice. Our teachers bring to the classroom expertise backed by years of experience—learning methods and techniques that have real-world application. Then, you’ll put your knowledge to work through extensive field [...]

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English

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

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A strong background in English and writing will prepare you for almost any profession. As an English major at Barton, you’ll develop both a broad knowledge of literature and the ability to express your ideas, which will give you the edge in whatever career field you choose—whether [...]

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Finance

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Finance is a popular minor for students seeking a career in banking or the financial services sector of the economy. It complements a Business Magagement major well by providing depth into the finance field and is also a good minor for students with majors outside the School of Business.

Courses that are required include [...]

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Fitness Management

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

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Through Barton’s Fitness Management program, you’ll receive a science-based education in the areas of strength, conditioning, and fitness. Then, through extensive hands-on opportunities, you’ll apply what you’ve learned in the classroom and master the skills necessary to become a qualified strength and conditioning specialist in athletic programs, [...]

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Geography

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Geography is the science of place and space. Geographers survey where things are located on the surface of the Earth, study how places differ, and investigate human interactions with the environment. The discipline is divided into two main branches: human geography and physical geography. Human geography is concerned with the spatial aspects of human [...]

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Gerontology

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

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Since its inception in 2003, Barton’s gerontology program has prepared students for careers in the broader aging network by providing a solid theoretical and applied foundation in gerontology, while instilling a sense of respect and compassion for older adults. In keeping with the rich heritage of Barton’s [...]

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