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Communication Studies Major
This major teaches face-to-face communication skills and critical thinking skills based upon a body of knowledge that is transportable and applicable to a variety of career paths. Performance and theoretical electives afford students the opportunity to tailor their studies to their interests as they prepare for careers ranging from sales to supervision, from the ministry to law. A background in communication studies is an asset to all career-minded individuals who must communicate clearly, forcefully and persuasively.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 124

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses in Major 44

Introductory Core 12
Critical Thinking 8
Theoretical Foundation 8
Applications 2
Assessment 2
Electives 12
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Minor 20-24

*Students may elect to take no more than 1 BC-prefixed course.