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Communication Program Requirements

Communication Major Program Requirements

EFFECTIVE FOR FALL 2017 APPLICANTS/ADMITS AND BEYOND

The Communication major is 36 credits. There are 21 credits of requirements, and 15 credits of upper level electives, giving students the opportunity to focus on an area of concentration. A GPA of 2.0 in Communication is required for completion of the Communication major.

You may use this sheet to document the completion of your Communication courses as you proceed through the major.

Required Courses: (21 credits)

Course Number

Title

Prerequisites

04:189:101

Introduction to Communication & Information Processes

 

STUDENTS MAY APPLY TO THE MAJOR UPON COMPLETION OF 04:189:101 WITH A GRADE OF C OR BETTER, PROVIDED THE OTHER PRECONDITIONS ARE ALSO MET.

04:189:102
or 04:189:103

Intro. to Media
or Information Technology & Informatics

 

04:192:200

Communication Theory

04:189:101

04:192:201

Communication in Relationships

04:189:101

04:192:300

Communication Research

04:189:101

04:192:380

Public Speaking

none

Choose one of the following:
04:192:354
or 04:192:355
or 04:192:357
or 04:192:359
Communication Technology
Interpersonal Communication
Organizational Communication
Persuasive Communication

04:192:200; Communication major

UPPER LEVEL COMMUNICATION ELECTIVES (15 credits)

Upper level Communication electives are exclusively available to Communication majors except 04:192:380 – Public Speaking, which is open to the general student population as well as Communication majors.

04:192:3_ _ or 4_ _    
04:192:3_ _ or 4_ _    
04:192:3_ _ or 4_ _    
04:192:4_ _    
04:192:4_ _    

EFFECTIVE FOR STUDENTS ADMITTED TO COM BEFORE FALL 2017

The Communication major is 33 credits. There are 18 credits of requirements, and 15 credits of upper level electives, giving students the opportunity to focus on an area of concentration. A GPA of 2.0 in Communication is required for completion of the Communication major.

You may use this sheet to document the completion of your Communication courses as you proceed through the major.

Required Courses: (18 credits)

Course Number

Title

Prerequisites

04:189:101

Introduction to Communication & Information Processes

 

STUDENTS MAY APPLY TO THE MAJOR UPON COMPLETION OF 04:189:101 WITH A GRADE OF C OR BETTER, PROVIDED THE OTHER PRECONDITIONS ARE ALSO MET.

04:189:102
or 04:189:103

Intro. to Media
or Information Technology & Informatics

 

04:192:200

Communication Theory

04:189:101

04:192:201

Communication in Relationships

04:189:101

04:192:300

Communication Research

04:189:101

Choose one of the following:
04:192:354
or 04:192:355
or 04:192:357
or 04:192:359
Communication Technology
Interpersonal Communication
Organizational Communication
Persuasive Communication

04:192:200; Communication major

UPPER LEVEL COMMUNICATION ELECTIVES (15 credits)

Upper level Communication electives are exclusively available to Communication majors except 04:192:380 – Public Speaking, which is open to the general student population as well as Communication majors.

04:192:3_ _ or 4_ _    
04:192:3_ _ or 4_ _    
04:192:3_ _ or 4_ _    
04:192:4_ _    
04:192:4_ _