Communication Studies

The minor in Communication Studies consists of 18 semester hours to include

  • PLSC 207 (3) Comparative Politics
  • SPCH 201 (3) Public Speaking
  • WRIT 465 (3) Preparation of Oral and Written Reports

and some combination of the following specialized areas of study:

Cyber Communication

  • MGMT 341 (3) Information Systems and Business Analytics
  • MCOM 226 (3) Multimedia Storytelling and Production
  • IMCO 341 (3) Advertising Principles
  • WRIT 366 (3) Technical Communication
  • WRIT 501 (3) Writing for New Media

Organizational Communication

  • LEAD 275 (3) Leadership Theory
  • IMCO 370 (3) Public Relations Principles
  • MGMT 321 (3) Management and Leadership
  • MGMT 325 (3) Organizational Theory and Behavior
  • MGMT 365 (3) Business Communication and Professional Development
  • MKTG 380 (3) Principles of Marketing
  • MKTG 381 (3) Consumer Behavior
  • MKTG 387 (3) Promotion Management and Marketing
  • MKTG 483 (3) Sales and Relationship Marketing
  • PSYC 316 (3) Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Human Communication

  • AAMS 314 (3) Race and Ethnic Relations
  • LEAD 350 (3) Contexts for Global Leadership
  • MCOM 302 (3) International Communication
  • MCOM 304 (3) Intercultural Communication
  • PLSC 205 (3) International Politics
  • PLSC 260 (3) The United Nations
  • PSYC 305 (3) Social Psychology: The Individual and Other People
  • SOCL 314 (3) Race and Ethnic Relations
  • WRIT 511 (3) Topics in Writing and Critical Communication

Six hours must be above the 299 level. This minor is not open to Mass Communication or Integrating Marketing Communication majors.