2022-2023 Catalog With Addendum 
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2022-2023 Catalog With Addendum [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication, MA (COMS)

Prerequisite 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 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.