B.A., Communication

Students must earn a C- grade or better in each course.

Minimum Requirements for Communication B.A.: 120 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
General Education Requirements
Complete the general education requirements.
B.A. Degree Requirements
Complete the B.A. degree requirements.
Communication Program Requirements
Complete the following:
COJO F101XMedia and Culture3
COJO F202News Writing for the Media3
COJO F330Intercultural Communication3
COJO F380Women, Minorities and the Media3
COJO F401Communication Research Methods3
COJO F425Communication Theory3
COJO F482Capstone Seminar in Communication 13
Complete four from the following: 212
Professional Interviewing
Communicating Ethics 3
Communication and Language
Nonverbal Communication
Communication in Interpersonal Relationships
Advanced Group Communication
Organizational Communication
Family Communication
Conflict, Mediation and Communication
Professional Internship
Public Relations Campaigns
Professional Public Speaking
Communication in Health Contexts
Applied Communication in Training and Development

Fullfills the baccalaureate capstone requirement.


With approval of advisor, an appropriate-level special topics or independent studies course in communication may be use to meet this requirement.


If taken to meet the degree-specific requirement for ethics, then the student must take an additional F300- or F400- level communication course to complete the major.