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2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Studies, BS

Program Code: 585A
CIP Code: 09.0101


General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

COM 2121 , COM 2124  or COM 3130  (three hours) may count in Gen Ed: ILE and COM 2105 , COM 3300   COM 3315  may count in Gen Ed: LSE. (up to six hours).

Major Requirements (48 Hours)

An overall 2.0 GPA is required in the major. 18 semester hours must be completed at Appalachian. 18 semester hours must be taken at the 3000 level or higher.

  • Junior Writing in the Discipline
  • Senior Capstone Experience

Public and Professional Contexts (18 Hours)

At least two courses (6 hours) must be selected from each context

Capstone Course (3 Hours)

Minor Required (12-25 Hours)

  • 9 hours of a minor must be completed at Appalachian

Free Electives (5-27 Hours)

  • 2 hours of free electives outside the major discipline are required

Total Required (122 Hours)