Communication

Bachelor of Science

Curriculum

General Education Requirements (39 credits)

BCS 206 Available Online Computer Operations in Business

OR

BCS 210 Computer Science

COM 250 Available Online Available Online Technical Writing

ECO 105 Available Online Fundamentals of Economics

ENG 121 Available Online English Composition I

ENG 122 Available Online English Composition II

ENG 131 Available Online Public Speaking

MAT 205 Available Online Introductory Survey of Mathematics

MAT 308 Available Online Inferential Statistics

PHI 100 Available Online Introduction to Critical Thinking

POL 300 Available Online American Politics

PSY 101 Available Online Introduction to Psychology

SOC 101 Available Online Introduction to Sociology

Natural science elective (excluding SCI 308)

Communication Core (30 credits)

BMK 305 Available Online Marketing

BMK 355 Available Online Internet Marketing

COM 300 Available Online Communication Theory

COM 310 Available Online Legal Aspects of Communication

COM 314 Available Online Technical Communications and Project Management

COM 332 Managing Crisis Communications

COM 431 Available Online Media and Society

DSN 105 Available Online Visual Communications

DSN 121 Available Online Digital Publishing Integrated

DSN 210 Available Online Digital Image Manipulation

Select one of the following two concentrations:

Integrated Marketing Communication (24-36 credits)

BMK 220 Principles of Advertising

BMK 222 Public Relations

BMK 300 Available Online Design for Marketing

BMK 320 Available Online Consumer Behavior

BMK 400 Available Online Social Media Marketing

BMK 410 Available Online Integrated Marketing Communications

COM 344 Available Online Writing and Reporting for the News Media

COM 400* Co-Op Experience (3-15 credits)

*COM 400, 402, 403, 404, 405 are each assigned a 3-credit value. Students are required to complete a minimum of 6 credit hours for the co-op. (Example: Students register for COM 400 and COM 402 to equal 6 credits.) Additional courses in the series could potentially total 15 credit hours.

Electives (15-27 credits)

Additional course work as needed to meet 120 credits for graduation.

Media Communication (24-36 credits)

BMK 220 Principles of Advertising

COM 245 Available Online Writing for the Media

COM 344 Available Online Writing and Reporting for the News Media

COM 400* Co-Op Experience (3-15 credits)

DSN 320 Available Online Web Page Design

DSN 401 Publication Design

GMD 105 Available Online Audio and Video for Game Design

VMG 307 Streaming Media

*COM 400, 402, 403, 404, 405 are each assigned a 3-credit value. Students are required to complete a minimum of 6 credit hours for the co-op. (Example: Students register for COM 400 and COM 402 to equal 6 credits.) Additional courses in the series could potentially total 15 credit hours.

Electives (15-27 credits)

Additional course work as needed to meet 120 credits for graduation.


This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2014-2015 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2014 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.