Selecting the Communication Major
The major allows students to take coursework in Organizational Communication, Mediated Communication, Health Communication, Family and Relational Communication. Majors may also earn a specialization (indicated on their degree) in Strategic Public Communication and Public Relations. The 33 credits of coursework in Communication include five courses (15 credits) in core areas and six courses (18 credits) in the student's areas of interest in communication.
Current Student Resources
A number of resources are available to help you navigate the Communication program. Faculty guide you in making choices that reflect your interests and career objectives.
- Honors Program
- Internship Program
- Scholarships and Awards
- Student Organizations
- Student Services
- Independent Study and Tutors
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Want to Specialize Your Course of Study?
The new Strategic Public Communication and Public Relations specialization is available to Communication majors. You will focus on enhancing your knowledge of critical communication methods and techniques, and get prepared to compete more effectively in today’s fast-paced workplace. Our goal is to help position you for a number of exciting career opportunities.