2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Communication Studies [COM]

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The communication studies major emphasizes critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills. Core courses provide students with a strong foundation in all aspects of human communication. Elective courses within the major allow students to design a program of study that meets their personal learning objectives and career goals.

Career Potential

  • Television/radio/journalism
  • Public relations/advertising
  • Government/business

The major's 36 credit hour requirement must be taken from the following:

B. Choose either:

12 additional credit hours of communication studies courses with at least six credit hours at the 300 level or above or one of the following concentrations in communication studies.

Concentrations: journalism, media production, public relations and advertising

Total Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 124

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