2021-22 University Catalog 
    
    Dec 07, 2022  
2021-22 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Studies, BS


Degree Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies requires 184 credits. All major courses, general education communication courses, and focused sequence of electives courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher.

Curriculum


Required courses and recommended terms during which they should be taken:

Freshman Year


Total: 16 Credit Hours

Winter


Total: 15 Credit Hours

Spring


Total: 16 Credit Hours

Sophomore Year


Fall


Total: 16 Credit Hours

Winter


Total: 16 Credit Hours

Spring


Total: 16 Credit Hours

Junior Year


Fall


Total: 15 Credit Hours

Winter


Total: 15 Credit Hours

Spring


Total: 15 Credit Hours

Senior Year


Fall


Total: 17 Credit Hours

Winter


  • Credit Hours: 15 b
  • Focused Sequence Elective Upper Division Credit Hours: 3
  • Focused Sequence Elective Upper Division Credit Hours: 3
  • Laboratory Science Elective Credit Hours: 4
Total: 15 Credit Hours

Spring


Total: 15 Credit Hours

Notes:


a MIS 101 , MIS 102 , and MIS 103  may be substituted for COM 135  

b There is no guarantee of externships for Communication Studies majors. The best externship experiences are often those identified and arranged by students.

Total for a B.S. in Communication Studies: 187 Credit Hours