Communication (B.A., B.S.)

Major: Communication (B.A., B.S.)

Departments/Programs
Core Requirements 30-31 hours
Communication Major (B.A., B.S., 37-38 hours)
COMM 1250 Introduction to Communication Studies 4 hours
COMM 1500 Intercultural Communication 4 hours
COMM 2300 Communication Theory 4 hours
COMM 3500 Research Methods 4 hours
COMM 3700 Organizational Communication 4 hours
COMM 4100 Communication in the Professions 4 hours
COMM 4970 Internship* 2-3 hours
COMM 4980 Communication and Contemporary Society* 4 hours

*Our senior seminar and the internship combine to create the capstone experience for our major.

Electives Minimum of 7 hours
COMM 2000 Conflict Resolution 3 hours
COMM 2360 Experiencing Culture of Tuscany 3 hours
COMM 2400 Communication and Leadership 4 hours
COMM 2500 Family Communication 2 hours
COMM 2550 Health Communication 2 hours
COMM 2600 Mass Media 3 hours
COMM 2970 Internship* 1-8 hours
COMM 3200 Persuasive Communication 4 hours
COMM 3300 Public Relations 3 hours
COMM 3400 Communication and Gender 4 hours
COMM 3600 Principles of Advertising 3 hours
COMM 3800 Communication Through Dialogue 4 hours
COMM 4900 Selected Topics 2-3 hours

*The 2000-level internship may only be taken as an addition to at least 5 elective hours (e.g., a combination of any of the other electives equaling 5 hours). The class may be repeated.

**A minor or second major is required.