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Communications Major Requirements - 46 credit hours

The student must complete ALL of the following:
ARTS 115 Foundations of Graphic Applications .......................................... 3
COMM 106 Principles of Visual Communication ......................................... 3
COMM 145 Media Production I ................................................................... 3
COMM 200 Introduction to Media Writing .................................................. 3
COMM 208 Mass Media ............................................................................. 3
COMM 209 Advanced Media Writing .......................................................... 3
COMM 232 Audio and Video Reporting and Anchoring ............................. 3
COMM 238 Human Communication .......................................................... 3
COMM 325 Media Management ................................................................ 3 
COMM 330 Media Law and Ethics ............................................................. 3
COMM 370 Media Production II ................................................................ 3
COMM 460 Internship .............................................................................. 3

Choose two of the three following courses (total of 4 credit hours)
COMM 247 Publications - News ............................................................... 2
COMM 248 Publications - Yearbook ......................................................... 2
COMM 249 Publications - Video ............................................................... 2

Choose two of the following courses (6 credit hours)
ARTS 120 Design I ................................................................................... 3
ARTS 260 Photography ............................................................................ 3
ARTS 315 Visual Communication Design ................................................. 3
BUSA 300 Principles of Marketing ............................................................ 3
BUSA 301 Principles of Management ........................................................ 3
BUSA 325 Marketing research .................................................................. 3
BUSA 345 Consumer Behavior .................................................................. 3
BUSA 360 Business Communication ......................................................... 3
BUSA 375 Promotional Strategies ............................................................. 3
COMM 230 The Film ................................................................................ 3
COMM 286 Special Topics in Communication .......................................... 3
COMM 345 Creative Advertising .............................................................. 3
ENGL 360 Creative Writing: Fiction .......................................................... 3
ENGL 361 Creative Writing: Non-fiction .................................................. 3
PSYC 201 Social Psychology .................................................................... 3
SCTH 110 Techniques of Acting ............................................................. 3
SCTH 230 Classic Rhetoric and Criticism ................................................ 3
SOCI 331 Methods of Research .............................................................. 3

Communication Minor Requirements - 18 credit hours

The student must complete ALL of the following:
18 credit hours of Communications electives
Communications electives are to be chosen in consultation with the student’s advisor.