College of Communication > Academics > Communication and Media > Undergraduate > Communication and Media (BA) > Major Requirements
We offer the Communication and Media BA in two modalities: on-campus and fully online.
Major requirements for each modality are unique. On-campus major requirements are listed below, and
online major requirements are listed in the Academic Catalog.
View online requirements in the Catalog
One presentation skills course from the following selection of classes:
One media analysis course from the following selection of classes:
Two elective courses (8 hours) from CMNS2
Two elective courses (8 hours) from JOUR, MCS, PRAD and/or SPRTCMN2
Four courses (16 hours) from CMN, CMNS, JOUR, MCS, PRAD, SPRTCMN and/or the College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM) courses listed below (maximum 2 CDM courses)1, 2:
Students may take up to 4 hours of credit in CMN 397 RESEARCH PRACTICUM and CMN 399 INDEPENDENT STUDY toward graduation requirements.
A maximum of 8 credits from two credit College of Communication courses can be applied to major requirements.
Students in the major may take CMN 394 and/or CMN 395 (when work relates to the major). In order to take CMN 394 or CMN 395, students must have completed two of the four communication core classes (CMN 101, CMN 102, CMN 103, CMN 104), two courses in the chosen major and have fulfilled internship program eligibility requirements.
Open elective credit also is required to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.
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