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CIC Undergraduate Student Services

The CIC Student Services team is here to help in any way during this challenging time. Please visit this page regularly for up-to-date and need-to-know information.

acostar@mailbox.sc.edu

803-542-9723

hellerd@email.sc.edu

803-302-7986

jamesrj@mailbox.sc.edu

803-777-7066

dstryffe@sc.edu

803-250-5917

stubbleb@email.sc.edu

803-542-9425

Adobe is making temporary at-home access to Creative Cloud available until May 31, 2020 for all students at no cost to you. To access, go towww.adobe.com and use your student email address to login. When you first log in, you will receive a message that the password needs to be reset and an email has been sent to the address you logged in with. You will need to open that email and follow the instructions for resetting the password. Once you log in you will have access to the “Creative Cloud Free Membership” plan. Please note that the Adobe password is not tied to your University password. If you forget the password you will need to click on the Forgot password link to reset it.

To download and install apps, do the following:

  1. Sign in to the Creative Cloud website using your school account.
  2. Click Install or Download next to the app you'd like to install.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
 If you do not have access to a computer or wi-fi, please let your advisor know.

Courses with an additional application

Complete the online application.

Students interested in joining the staff of TCA for Fall 2020, please send your resume and writing samples (or portfolio) to Professor Grigg to schedule an interview.

Students must identify and apply to at least one of TCA’s four divisions: Advertising, Creative, Public Relations or Research. For more info, visit https://www.thinktca.com or email egrigg@mailbox.sc.edu.

Non-business majors are only allowed to enroll in the following sections:

  • Summer 2020:
    MKTG 350: sections 002 / J10 
    MGMT 371: sections 001 / 002 / J10
  • Fall 2020:
    MKTG 350: sections 002 / 003 only 
    MGMT 371: sections 002 / 003 only

“Field of Study” error in the registration process means the wrong section was chosen.

Minor information

Please understand that your minor coursework that is outside the CIC is not regulated by the CIC and we cannot help you get into those courses (i.e. SPTE, RETL, etc).

Additionally, you may not be able to register for your minor courses until a later date. For information about your minor course availability, please contact the Student Services Office for that college or department.

On my.sc.edu using Browse Courses: You can select the name of the course and select “Course Descriptions” and it will note when you will be able to register.

Using Schedule Planner: Select the blue “i” beside the courses and under “Note” will be the date that you are able to register.

Major specific information

JOUR 202 – The course is open to Advertising majors and Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and on April 27 it opens to minors.

JOUR 204 -This course is open to Broadcast majors, Journalism majors, and Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and on it opens to minors on April 27.

JOUR 361 – Broadcast and Journalism majors students may only register for the section they are assigned via email.

JOUR 471 - Broadcast and Journalism majors will receive an email letting them know to which section they have been assigned. You may only register for that section of the course.

Senior Semester - Please register for all four courses that have been sent to you via an email from Student Services.

JOUR 201, 202, 203, and 204 - Mass Communications majors will be able to register for all of the principles courses beginning April 6.

JOUR 306 - Will be open to Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and it opens to minors on April 27.

JOUR 501- Will be open to Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and it opens to minors on April 27.

JOUR 506 - Will be open to Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and on it opens to minors on April 27.

JOUR 515 - This is the correct capstone course (previously JOUR 560) for Mass Communications majors.

JOUR 201 – This course is open to Public Relations majors and Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and on it opens to minors on April 27.

JOUR 203 - This course is open to Visual Communications majors, Public Relations majors and Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and on it opens to minors on April 27.

JOUR 203 - This course is open to Visual Communications majors, Public Relations majors and Mass Communications majors only until April 20. Beginning April 20, it will be open to all SJMC majors and on it opens to minors on April 27.

Academic Calendar

Faculty Reporting Date

Monday, Aug. 17, 2020

New Student Convocation

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020

Classes Begin

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020

Labor Day (remote class day)

Monday, Sep. 7, 2020

View the Calendar

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