Mar 22, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Minor

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The minor in Communication prepares students to communicate effectively and ethically in a variety of relationships and contexts (see description of the major). Students may choose to emphasize a particular area of study including human relationships, health communication, public communication, media and culture, public advocacy, performance, organizational communication, leadership, diversity, or applied communication.

Minor Requirements (18 credit hours)

The minor in Communication requires a minimum of 18 hours of departmental coursework.

Minor Core (6 Credit Hours)

Minor Electives (12 Credit Hours)

Twelve credit hours may be selected from among departmental offerings and must include a minimum of 6 hours at the 3000-level or higher.

GPA requirements

A grade point average of 2.0 minimum is required for this minor.

Grading Requirement

A grade of “C-minus” is required for a departmental course to count toward a Communication minor. 

Courses may not be taken S/U where a grade option exists.

Advising information

USF students schedule advising appointments online through USF Archivum Platform.   Students are encouraged to meet with their advisor each semester to discuss courses planning, degree progression, and career preparation.

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