A communications minor consists of a minimum of 18 credits in communications and requires one 1000-level course and two 3000- and/or 4000-level courses. The remainder may be chosen from current discipline course offerings at any level and are determined by the student and academic advisor.
Communications Minor Course Options
The communications minor does have specific course requirements as listed below:
- Interpersonal Communication
- Mass Communication
Writing Elective – Choose one:
- Business Communication
- Special Topics in Creative Writing
- Technical Writing
- Feature Writing
- Advanced News Writing
Depending on desired work skills, students may choose one 3000-level Literature course.
3000- or 4000-level Communication course – students may choose from:
- Communication Theory
- Sport Communication
- Small Group Communication
- Gender and Communication
One additional elective – any ENGL, COMM, FILM, or THEA course, excluding core courses.
Students are responsible for meeting prerequisites, or obtaining instructor consent. Students may not minor in their major field of study and must declare their minors prior to registering for GRAD audit. Consult the program coordinator to determine if additional minors are available. The College does not guarantee the availability of all courses necessary for all minor options