Admission to the Major
Students who seek to become a Communication major must be first be admitted to the School of Communication and Information (SC&I). Applying to the Communication major requires students to have completed:
- 01:355:101 Expository Writing or an equivalent course or placement, with a grade of C or better,
- At least 15 credits at Rutgers, or at least 15 transfer credits to Rutgers, with at least a 2.0 grade point average, and
- Introduction to Communication and Information Processes, 04:189:101, with a grade of C or better.
Students who do not earn a grade of C or better are allowed to re-take the course one time.
SC&I accepts applications to majors in the fall, spring, and summer terms. For more information visit SC&I Undergraduate Admissions.