Communication (BA)

The Communication major equips students with strong writing and speaking skills, the ability to understand and use media in a responsible manner, and the choice to concentrate learning in one of five areas: graphic design, journalism, public relations, web design, and health communication. Students may choose from a broad range of electives to round out their major. A major in Communication consists of the Foundational Core curriculum plus twenty-four (24) semester hours in the Communication Core, and fifteen (15) semester hours in restricted electives in the chosen concentration.


Degree Courses

  • Mass Media
  • Writing for the Media
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Persuasion
  • Speech
  • Modern English Usage & Editing
  • Law & Ethics in Communication

Communication (MINOR)

A minor in communication consists of twenty-four (24) semester hours.

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