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No matter your major, our minor in communication studies will further your career goals by providing a grounding in the fundamentals of effective interpersonal, organizational, and public communication. In addition to learning how to connect with others on a face-to-face basis, you’ll grasp broader communication approaches in companies, organizations, and before audiences.

Skills You Will Learn

  • How to communicate effectively face-to-face
  • How to communicate through presentations
  • The art of successful persuasion

Minor Requirements

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This minor is not open to communication studies majors.

This minor is simple and flexible. Three courses are required:

  • Introduction to Human Communication
  • Persuasion
  • Presentational Communication

You can then complete your schedule with 12 more hours of communication studies course work of your own choosing—all but COMM 210 and 475 are open.

Credits

21

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How to Enroll

If you’re interested in our minor, then you can sign up by working with your academic advisor.