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Abilene Christian University    
2017-2018 Catalog 
  
 
  Nov 24, 2017
 
2017-2018 Catalog

Communication, MA (COMS)


Pre-Requisite Degree Requirements


This communication degree requires a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.

Major Requirements


Supplementary Courses


Students will choose courses totaling 24 hours in consultation with the Director. A 6-hour thesis option can be selected upon consultation with the graduate faculty. Courses from other departments must be approved by the graduate advisor.

Total: 24 Credit Hours


Total Major Hours: 36


Other Graduation Requirements


Students pursuing the thesis option are required to give an oral defense of the thesis and related course work. Students selecting the non-thesis option are required to pass an oral comprehensive examination. Students may retake the applicable exam only once if they fail on the first attempt.