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Integrated Media

Black Hills State University

48 months
9723 USD/year
11742 USD/year
8672 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Integrated Media program from Black Hills State University is designed to give all students a broad understanding of contemporary mass media and their place in society; as well as basic proficiencies in writing, audio and video production, and in print and online design. 


Key Features

The print and electronic media industries are undergoing rapid changes resulting from the explosion of new technologies. Digitization has forced previously separate media industries to merge. Today’s media professionals must be comfortable handling a variety of production and journalism tasks across multiple media platforms. This includes traditional media forms like newspapers, magazines, film, radio and television, but also includes the emerging online, mobile and social media technologies.

BHSU offers a flexible plan of study that can be adapted to individuals’ needs and career goals. In addition, students gain valuable hands-on experience producing for various campus media throughout the program.

Students of the Integrated Media program from Black Hills State University will work closely with academic advisors to design customized plans of study, choosing from a variety of courses to fit their educational and career goals.

Integrated media graduates will find careers in writing, print and online publishing, reporting and editing, television and radio, multimedia production, and designing online, mobile and social media applications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Basic News Writing
  • Introduction to Digital Media
  • Audio Production
  • Field Experience
  • Video Production
  • Web Design
  • Media Law
  • Mass Media Issues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

Complete the following high school courses with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0:

  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of math (algebra or higher level)
  • 3 years of laboratory science
  • 3 years of social science
  • 1 year of fine arts

Students must meet one of the following admissions requirements:

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.6
  • Minimum composite ACT of 18 (SAT score of 970 or above)
  • Rank in the top 60% of high school class

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9723 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9723 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    11742 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11742 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8672 USD per year during 48 months.

WY, CO, MT, ND, NE, IA Residents (In-State Tuition): $ 8,672

Living costs for Spearfish

1144 - 1990 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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