Required Courses

  • CO 203 Introduction to Communication
  • Advanced Writing Classes (Select two of the following):
    • CO 212 Writing for the Communication Professional
    • CO 219 Journalism
    • CO 220 Feature Writing
  • Visual Communication (Select one of the following):
    • CO 221 Visual Communication
    • CO 215 Video Production
  • Oral Communication (Select one of the following):
    • CO 204 Public Speaking
    • CO 304 Advanced Art of Oral Communication
  • CO 400 Senior Research Seminar I
  • CO 401 Senior Research Seminar II
  • ID 413 Internship/Independent Study
  • 5 Electives:
    • CO305 Small Group Communication*
    • CO306 Interpersonal Communication*
    • CO209 Communication Media*
    • CO206 Introduction to Public Relations*
    • CO320 New Media
    • CO334 Advanced Public Relations
    • CO322 Organizational Communication*
    • CO332 Intercultural/International Communication
    • CO345 Gender Communication
    * At least two theory classes must be included

The major also requires students to complete a minor.