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CCPS Communication (A.S.)

Today’s citizen leader requires skill sets in critical reasoning, research, persuasion, and oral and written expression. The communication studies major develops these skills in tandem with the knowledge and experience necessary to participate effectively in organizational, group, sociopolitical, interpersonal and intercultural contexts.

Graduate paths for this major include nonprofit work, law, politics, graduate work, education, health, activism, religion and sales.

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Program Requirements

Credit Hours

Prerequisites

Program
Specific
Courses

COMM 211: Presentational Speaking 3 hrs None
COMM 215: Foundations of Communication Theory 3 hrs None
COMM 221: Multimedia Writing 3 hrs None
COMM 231: Principles of Advertising and Public Relations 3 hrs None
COMM 351: Principles of Persuasion and Influence 3 hrs COMM 211 & COMM 215
COMM 387: Organizational Communication 3 hrs COMM 215
Choose
one
COMM 340: Advertising & Public Relations Research & Strategy 3 hrs COMM 215 & COMM 231
COMM 433: Strategic Writing for Advertising and Public Relations 3 hrs COMM 215COMM 221 
& COMM 231 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 21 hrs