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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Archived Catalog

Communication, B.A.

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General Education

(see General Education Requirements  for list of approved courses)

Rhetoric and Composition: (6 hours)

  •  Two approved courses in rhetoric and composition

Mathematics: (3 hours)

  • One approved mathematics course

Statistics: (3 hours)

  • One approved statistics course

Natural Sciences: (7-8 hours)

  • Two approved natural science courses, at least one including a laboratory component

Humanities and Fine Arts: (6 hours)

  • Two approved humanities and fine arts courses, one from fine arts and one from either

Cultures and Civilizations: (9 hours total)

  • Option A: Western Humanities I and II and one approved Non-Western Cultures and Civilizations course or
  • Option B: World Civilization I, II, III

Behavioral and Social Sciences: (6 hours)

  • Two approved behavioral or social science courses in two different disciplines. May include Communication 3200 as one of the two courses.

Foreign Language:

  • Complete two years in one foreign language or equivalent through placement.


Minor Requirements

  •  Completion of a minor with a minimum 2.0 grade point average.

Program Requirements

Completion of 33 hours of communication courses including:

Additional Information and Notes

Communication majors must take a minimum of 80 semester hours in courses outside the major, with no fewer than 65 semester hours from the liberal arts and sciences.

A communications major may complete a maximum of 30 credit hours in the College of Business Administration. This limit does not apply to students seeking the double major or degree in business and communication.

2.0 average in communication courses.

Minimum of 39 hours of 3000 and 4000 level courses.

Electives to complete 120 hours.

See Degree and Graduation Requirements  for additional requirements.

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