Communication Studies Minor

Minor - Communication Studies 

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 20

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019

Note: The Communication Studies minor requires a minimum of 20 credits in COMX courses, with at least 9 credits in courses numbered 300 and above.


Lower-Division Core Courses3
Total Hours20

Lower-Division Core Courses

Complete the following course:
COMX 111AIntroduction to Public Speaking3
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Note: A maximum of 6 credits in COMX 312 may count toward a minor in Communication Studies.

Complete 17 credits from the following courses:17
Introduction to Interpersonal Communications
Introduction to Visual Rhetoric
Special Topics
Independent Study
Nonverbal Communication
International and Development Communication
Communication in Small Groups
Introduction to Intercultural Communication
Oral Interpretation of Lit
Survey of Children's Comm
Introduction to Organizational Communication
Professional Communication
Introduction to Rhetorical Theory
Persuasive Communication
Intro to Public Relations
Special Topics
Independent Study
Family Communication
Persuasive Speaking and Criticism
Rhetoric, Nature, and Environmentalism
Communication, Consumption, and Climate
Principles of Public Relations
Public Relations Portfolio
Gender and Communication
Special Topics
Communication and Conflict
Communication and Conflict-Writing
Communication in Personal Relationshps
Intercultural Communication
Communication in Nonprofit Organizations
Communication and Technology
Organizational Communication Consulting and Training
Risk, Crisis, and Communication
Communication in Health Organizations
Rhetorical Criticism and Theory
Rhetorical Contruction of Women
Rhetoric of Women's Activism
Research Methods
Communication Research Seminar
Communication and Health
Special Topics
Independent Study
Total Hours17

Minimum Required Grade: C-