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NUC Scraps Mass Communication Degree From Nigerian Universities 
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NUC Scraps Mass Communication Degree From Nigerian Universities 

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The National Universities Commission (NUC) has scrapped Mass Communication degree from Nigerian universities nationwide.

The degree has now been split into seven, with students having to pick a major area of interest.

According to NUC’s Executive Secretary, Professor Abubakar Rasheed, who disclosed the information on Thursday, the decision will take effect from the 2020 admission year.

The seven new programmes or departments to be domiciled in the faculty, school or college of Communication and Media Studies are Journalism and Media Studies, Public Relations, Advertising, Broadcasting, Film and Multi-Media Studies, Development Communication Studies, Information and Media Studies.