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Communication Studies Minor

Communication Studies Minor


Communication Studies is a great minor for any major.  Regardless of what field you enter after graduation, employers want to know that you are able to communicate effectively with others both inside and outside the workplace.  As a minor, you will learn professional and relationship communication strategies and how to communicate and plan as a member of a team. 

18 Credit hours including:
COMM 101 Public Speaking/3 credits
COMM 200 Introduction to Communication Studies/3 credits

And a selection of 12 credit hours from among the following courses:

COMM 210 Media and Society/3 credits
COMM 241 Basic Media Reporting & Writing/3 credits
COMM 280 Fundamentals of Public Relations/3 credits
COMM 310 Interpersonal Communication/3 credits
COMM 322 Media Law/3 credits
COMM 325 Media Criticism/3 credits
COMM 330 Small Group Communication/3 credits
COMM 340 Nonverbal & Visual Communication/3 credits
COMM 341 Advanced Media Reporting and Writing/3 credits
COMM 343 Broadcast Production/3 credits
COMM 350 Persuasion Theory/3 credits
COMM 362 Organizational Communication/3 credits
COMM 364 Applied Organizational Communication/3 credits
COMM 366 Conflict Resolution/3 credits
COMM 382 PR Cases/3 credits
COMM 386 PR Campaigns/3 credits
COMM 410 Digital & Social Media Technologies/3 credits
COMM 420 Intercultural Communication/3 credits
COMM 443 Advanced Broadcast Production/3 credits
COMM 470 Gender & Communication/3 credits
COMM 481 Crisis Communication/3 credits
COMM 495 Special Topics in Communication Studies/3 credits