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Minor Requirements

The Communication & Rhetoric minor consists of 18 credits comprised of required and elective courses. Six credits must be earned at the 300-400 level. Acceptance of transfer courses is contingent upon approval by the faculty program coordinator. No more than three credits of an independent study can count toward the minor. All students must complete the 18 credits with a grade of C or better in all classes.

Required Courses
COMR 103 Speaking and Listening 3
COMR 204 Introduction to Rhetoric 3
COMR 305 Communicating in Professions 3
COMR 493 Seminar 3

Elective Courses*

(Any two of the following electives equivalent to six credits)

BUSAD 270 Business Communication 3
COMR 115 Forensics Activity I 3
COMR 212 Argumentation 3
COMR 335 Gender and Communication 3
COMR 491 Special Topics 3
ENG 304 Advanced Rhetorical Study 3
ENG 306 Visual Rhetoric 3
ENG 404 Writing in the Professions 3
MCCNM 336 Interactive Media 3
MCCNM 338 Global Communication 3

*Other courses, not listed above, may count as electives if approved by the program coordinator.

Communication and Rhetoric Department

Faculty and Staff

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