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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Studies, B.A.

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Professors: Nick Backus, Frank Nevius, Emily Plec
Associate professors: Paula Baldwin, Dana Schowalter
Assistant professor: Alexander Curry


Committed to excellence in teaching, research and service in communication based on sound theory and practice, concentrating on understanding contexts and perspectives, preparing students for lifelong effective communication.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Learn and apply communication theories, perspectives, principles and concepts.
  2. Create messages appropriate to the audience, purpose and context.
  3. Critically analyze targeted messages.

Core Courses

Elective Credits: 12

Choose from any COM courses not used to fulfill another requirement in the major including, but not limited to:

Total Credits: 60

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