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Required Credits: 39
Program Code: BA-COMM-BJRN
Required Course: 1
Required Credits: 40
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Required Credits: 0-6
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Required Credits: 21
REQUIRED CREDITS: 12
One (1) of the following:
Required Credits: 3
Registration for the capstone course requires permission from the department chair. Click on the course below to check course description and ensure all pre-requisites have been met before seeking permission.
Required Courses: 2
One Technology Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: COMM 2260
One additional Technology Intensive course is required for graduation.
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Required Courses: 4
One Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the University Core Curriculum, Area 2B: ENG 1100
Two (2) Writing Intensive courses are completed as part of the major requirements:
One additional Writing Intensive course is required for graduation.
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