Feb 27, 2020  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2012-13 
    
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2012-13 [Archived Catalog]

Communication Studies Minor


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Minor code ORCOMS

College of Communication
School of Communication Studies
Lasher Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4828
Fax: 740.593.4810
http://www.coms.ohiou.edu

Jerry Miller, contact person

Program Overview

The minor in communication studies offers students an opportunity to learn the foundations of communication in various contexts including cultural, group, and interpersonal contexts. Students extend their study through the selection of electives.
 

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.
 

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Graduates with a minor in communication studies have competency sets that increase the likelihood of successful socialization in their career organizations. The competency sets include oral and relational communication, critical thinking and problem-solving, and adaptation skills. Empirical research on socialization indicates that strong communication skills increase positive socialization experiences.
 

Requirements

Minor Hours Requirement


The communication studies minor requires a minimum of 18 hours.

Required Course


Complete the following courses:

Core Requirements


Complete two of the following courses:

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