Communication Minors

Communication

The minor requires 18 credit hours of Communication courses, including COMM 1025, COMM 1040 or COMM 1041 plus one additional required courses, including COMM 2120COMM 3171, COMM 3174 plus three electives.

Course Descriptions for Minor in Communication

Required Courses:
COMM 1025 - Introduction to Communication Studies (3)
COMM 1040 - Public Comm. (3) or COMM 1041 - Interpersonal Comm. (3)

Required Courses (choose one):
COMM 2120 - Small Group Communication (3)
COMM 3171 - Professional Communication (3)
COMM 3174 - Intercultural Communication (3)

Electives (choose three):
COMM 2000 - Sophomore Colloquium (3)
COMM 2100 - Communication Theory (3)
COMM 2120 - Small Group Communnication (3)
COMM 2140 - Nonverbal Behavior (3)
COMM 2162 - Sociology of the Family (3)
COMM 3110 - Research Methods (3)
COMM 3170 - Organizational Communication (3)
COMM 3171 - Professional Communication (3)
COMM 3172 - Health Communication (3)
COMM 3173 - Communication in a Mediated World (3)
COMM 3175 - Strategic Communication
COMM 3176 - Issues and Image Management (3)
COMM 3177 - Corporate Ethical Communication (3)
COMM 3179 - Sexual Communication (3)
COMM 3180 - Communication Criticism (3)
COMM 3190 - Selected Topics (3)
COMM 4196 - Independent Study (3)
COMM 4197 - Internship (3)
 


Organizational Communication

The minor requires 18 credit hours of Communication, Organizational Sciences and I/O Psychology courses, including COMM 3170, COMM 3171, ORSC 1109, and ORSC 2544. (Note: + This minor cannot be taken by a Communication major since their minor has to be outside their major).

Course Descriptions for Minor in Organizational Communication

Required Courses:

COMM 3170 - Organizational Communication (3)
COMM 3171 - Professional Communication (3)
ORSC 1109 - Introduction to Organization and Social Systems Sciences (3)
ORSC 2544 - Industrial/Organizational Psychology (3)

Electives:
COMM 2120 - Small Group Communication (3)
COMM 2140 - Nonverbal Behavior (3)
COMM 3173 - Communication in a Mediated World (3)
COMM 3174 - Intercultural Communication (3)
COMM 3175 - Strategic Communication
COMM 3176 - Issues and Image Management (3)
COMM 3177 - Corporate Ethical Communication
ORSC 1046 - Teams and Global Communication (3)
ORSC 2560 - Group Dynamics (3)