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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Communication Studies B.A.
Sample Plan: Communication Studies
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 17.0 cr
COMM 1101 - Introduction to Public Speaking : 3.0 cr : CIV
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :4.0 cr
CLA 1001: First Year Experience 1.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
COMM 1313W - Analysis of Argument : 3.0 cr : WI
Language :5.0 cr
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :3.0 cr
LE (Environment) :3.0 cr
CLA 1002: First Year Experience 1.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 11.0 cr
COMM 3211 - Introduction to Media Studies : 3.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
LE (Mathematical Thinking) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
COMM 3401 - Introduction to Communication Theory : 3.0 cr
COMM 3422 - Interviewing and Communication : 3.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
COMM 4xxx : 3.0 cr
COMM 3xxx : 3.0 cr
COMM 3xxx : 3.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Upper Division) :3.0 cr
LE (Physical Sciences) :4.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
COMM 3xxx : 3.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Good time for international exchange program
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
COMM 3995W - Major Project : 1.0 cr : WI
COMM 5xxx : 3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 17.0 cr
COMM 5xxx : 3.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Upper Division) :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr