Apr 22, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication, B.A. Community and Professional Communication Track Curriculum Guide


This curriculum guide is an unofficial tool for planning. Matriculated students and advisors should consult the Academic Requirements Report in GullNet before and after registering for classes each semester to track academic progress.

University Undergraduate Major Policies


  • Refer to the program page for this major and the Courses  section of this catalog for approved prerequisites and General Education courses.
  • Requirements may not equal 120 credit hours. Students must register for additional electives to complete 120 credits required for graduation.
  • All graduates must have a minimum of 30 credits of 300/400-level courses with C grade or above; at least 15 of those credits must be taken at SU.
  • Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 for graduation.
  • Students must complete at least 30 credit hours by direct classroom instruction and/or laboratory experience.
  • Students must take 30 of the last 37 credit hours at SU.
  • It is the student’s responsibility to satisfy graduation requirements. Please refer to the program page of this catalog for detailed major requirements.
  • Students must apply online for graduation by November 15 for May and by May 15 for December.

Recommended Minimum Grade


A B indicates the recommended minimum grade; although a C meets the requirement, SU history shows that students who graduate with this major earned this grade or higher for this course.

First Year


Semester 1


Total Credits: 16


Semester 2


Total Credits: 16/32


Winter/Summer Term


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Second Year


Semester 1


  • 4 Hour(s) Credit B
  • IVC - Gen. Ed. Math course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Minor - Minor Elective course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Language - Fulton School Language requirement 4 Hour(s) Credit (if needed)

Total Credits: 14-16/46-48


Semester 2


Total Credits: 14-15/60-63


Winter/Summer Term


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Third Year


Semester 1


  • IIIC - Gen. Ed. Social Science/Humanities course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • IVB - Gen. Ed. Non-Lab Science or Math course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Minor - Minor Elective course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • COMM XXX - Cultural Communication Competence Course 4 Hour(s) Credit (COMM 300 COMM 304 COMM 335 COMM 430  or COMM 465 )

Total Credits: 13-16/73-79


Semester 2


  • COMM XXX - Track Elective or 2nd Competence course (1 of 2) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • ENGL XXX - Gen. Ed. IB Literature course 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • IIIB - Gen. Ed. Social Science course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Minor - Minor Elective course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit

Total Credits: 14-16/87-95


Winter/Summer Term


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Fourth Year


Semester 1


  • COMM XXX - Track Elective or 2nd Competence course (2 of 2) 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • IVA - Gen. Ed. Lab Science course 4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Elective - Needed for 120 credits 3-4 Hour(s) Credit
  • Minor - Minor Elective course 3-4 Hour(s) Credit

Total Credits: 14-16/101-111


Semester 2


Total Credits: 13-16/114-127