Bachelor's Degree in Communication Course Listings

REQUIRED MAJOR COURSESCREDIT HOURS
Communication 10100: Foundations of Public Communication 4
Communication 30000: Human Communication Theory 4
Communication 46500: Research in Communication Studies 3
Communication 47500: Senior Seminar 4
ADDITIONAL REQUIRED COURSES
Students must complete one writing course beyond Writing in the Liberal Arts I and II. 3-4
Total Credit Hours (Required Courses) 18-19
AREA OF CONCENTRATION
Students must complete at least six communication courses (at least 20 hours) in addition to the core requirements. A minimum of four of these courses should come from one area of concentration, and should be selected in consultation with an academic advisor.
Organizational Communication Track
Communication 22000: Interpersonal Communication (CA) 3
Communication 22100: Group Interaction Processes 3
Communication 22200: Organizational Communication 4
Communication 22500: Nonverbal Communication (CA) 3
Communication 23000: Argumentation and Advocacy 4
Communication 25000: Communication Between Cultures (EW) 3
Communication 28000: Business and Professional Communication 4
Communication 32400: Gender Communication (CA) 3
Communication 32600: Persuasion and Attitude Change 4
Mediated Communication Track
Communication 23700: Media Law and Ethics (ES) 3
Communication 24000*: Survey of Journalism 4
Communication 24100: Mass Media and Society 3
Communication 24500: Public Relations 4
Communication 24800: Media and Multiculturalism (UD) 4
Communication 24900: Principles of Advertising 3
Communication 32600: Persuasion and Attitude Change 4
Communication 34900: Media and Relational Communication 4
*Cross-listed as Writing 24000  
Total Credit Hours (Area of Concentration) 20+
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR THE MAJOR 38-39
* NOTE: Students must earn a C- or better in all Required and Advanced Coursework.
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 39-48
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR ELECTIVES 33-43
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED TO GRADUATE 120
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