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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN COMMUNICATIONS - 120 hours required for graduation.

GENERAL EDUCATION - 50 to 52 hours

MAJOR - 34 hours* 
COMM 101, 140, 162, 170, 205, 241, 261, 340, 400, 461; and 307 or 348

MATH REQUIREMENT - 3 hours
MATH 111  

AREA OF EMPHASIS- 18 hours                                                                                                                                                    
Choose 18 hours from one option; 1 course must be 300 or 400 level:

Journalism/Writing                                                                                                                                                                           
COMM 195, 225, 227, 326, 462, ENGL 303, 304, 429

Visual Media                                                                                                                                                                                        
ART 101, 209, 217, 252, 310, 352, 452, COMM 227, 285, 343, 382, 446

Theatre                                                                                                                                                                                            
COMM 106, 171, 175, 270, 370, 470, 475, ENGL 315, 415

Broadcasting                                                                                                                                                                                   
COMM 106, 111, 262, 270, 343, 360, 362, 382, 462

Film                                                                                                                                                                                                  
COMM 145, 175, 240, 245, 270, 341, 343, 345, 370, 382 ENGL 346

Public Relations                                                                                                                                                                                   
ART 217 (required), 252, COMM 105, 225, 227, 305, 370, 405, ENGL 429

RESTRICTED ELECTIVES - 9 hours  
Any three additional courses from the above list.

FREE ELECTIVES - to bring total to 120 hours

COMMUNICATIONS MINORS:

Broadcasting/Film- 15 hours                                                                                                                                                           
COMM 101, 140; 162 or 241 or 261; 307 or 348; 145 or 240 or 245

Journalism/Public Relations- 15 hours                                                                                                                                            
COMM 101, 205; 225 or 307; 405 or 227 or 326; ENGL 429

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO COMMUNICATIONS  PROGRAM -
Completion of at least 45 credit hours (100 level or above) which must include
COM 100 and 101 and ENGL 101 and 102. GPA must be 2.0 or above. Students
should contact Communications Department for application procedures, deadline
dates, and other information.

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE— B.S., COMMUNICATIONS

FRESHMAN YEAR
1st Semester 2nd Semester
ARH 101, Freshman Experience 1 ENGL 102 3
ENGL 101 3 COMM 100 3
G ED Fine Arts 3 Elective 3
MATH 111 3 HHP 122 or 157 2
G ED 100 3 COMM 140 3
COM 101 3 Elective 1
Semester Total 16 Semester Total 15


SOPHOMORE YEAR
1st Semester 2nd Semester
G ED 200 1 G ED Soc. Struct 3
ENGL 150 3 COMM 241 3
G ED Nat. Sci 3-4 G ED Nat. Sci 3-4
COMM 170 3 COMM 162 3
COMM 261 3 G ED Amer. Trad. 3
  COMM 205 3
Semester Total 15-16 Semester Total 15-16


JUNIOR YEAR
1st Semester 2nd Semester
G ED Int’l. Persp 3 G ED Int’l. Persp 3
G ED Nat. Sci 3-4 Emphasis 6
COMM 307 or 348 3 Restricted Elective 3
Emphasis 6 HIST 201 or 202 3
Semester Total 15-16 Semester Total 15


SENIOR YEAR
1st Semester 2nd Semester
COMM 461 3 300-400 level emphasis 3
COMM 270 or 370 3 COMM 400 4
Restricted Elective 3 Restricted Elective 3
Emphasis 3 Elective 3
Elective 3-6 Emphasis 3
Semester Total 15-18 Semester Total 15-16
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