Communication Major Objectives
Students in the Communication major will:
- Describe the process of interpersonal and mediated communication.
- Explain the process by which communication knowledge is generated and advanced.
- Develop, create, deliver, and assess appropriate and effective mediated messages.
- Create, deliver, and assess appropriate and effective interpersonal messages.
- Apply communication theory and research to real-world situations.
Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Communication Requirements
|First-Year Gateway Experience|
|Global Foundations of Character and Leadership|
|Global Foundations of Organizations and Business|
|Bryant IDEA: Innovation and Design Experience For All|
|Communication Major Requirements|
|Introduction to Communication|
or COM 204
|Honors The Process of Communication|
|Communication Research Methods|
|Senior Seminar in Communication Theory|
Five Communication Electives (any level)
Two Communication 400-level Electives
|Liberal Arts Core Requirements|
|Introduction to Literary Studies|
Two Humanities Survey Courses
|Liberal Arts Distributions - Modes of Thought 1|
Two Social Science Modes of Thought
One Historical Mode of Thought (Upper Division)
One Literary Mode of Thought (Upper Division)
Two Scientific Modes of Thought 2
|Business Minor Requirement|
|Selection is made from a variety of business minors (Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Global Supply Chain Management, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, International Business, Management, Marketing, Marketing Analytics, and Sales).|
|Subject to programmatic constraints, students may elect to take additional business courses beyond the required minor, not to exceed a combined total of 30 credit hours in the College of Business.|
Modes of Thought requirements can be met by appropriate courses in the major.
Include one Lab Science. One science course must be taken at the 300 or 400 level.
A minimum of 122 credit hours required for graduation