Oct 23, 2020  
Undergraduate Day Catalog - 2018-2019 
Undergraduate Day Catalog - 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication, B.A.

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120 Credit Hours

*Must include a minor from outside the program.

General Education Requirements - 43 Credit Hours

Communication majors must meet the Baccalaureate Degree Requirements  as set out in the General Education Program .

General Education Recommendations

  • Fine Art Requirement: Communication majors are well-advised to take THE 2212 - Theatre Appreciation  or CIN 1202   - Film Appreciation to fulfill the Fine Arts requirement of the General Education program.
  • Global Studies Requirement: Communication majors are strongly recommended to take COM 3523   - Global Digital Media Ethics to fulfill the Global Studies requirement of the General Education curriculum.
  • Social Science Requirement:  Communication majors must take COM 3573   - Communication Research Methods to fulfill the Social Science requirement of the program. 


A minor and 8-14 additional credit hours are required to meet the 120 total and the 42 upper-division credit hour requirements.  COM 3041   - Debate and Forensics Lab must be taken three times to meet the curricular requirement.  It may be taken a total of six times, providing three COM elective credits toward the degree requirements. 

Sample Degree Plan

Communication Degree Plan 

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