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“Students, faculty and staff throughout William Paterson University have actively demonstrated a commitment to civic engagement. This commitment, through our curriculum and other activities, sits at the heart of our university’s value system and we have acted to accelerate the development of programs and opportunities.”
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Rewuired Credits: 39
Program Code: BA-COMM-COST
Required Course: 1
Credits Required: 37
One (1) University Core Curriculum course is completed as part of the major requirements:
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Required Credits: 0-6
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Required Credits: 21
Required Credits: 15
Students may take COMM 2600 or Comm 2640 but not both.
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.
One Technology Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: COMM 4630
One additional Technology Intensive course is required for graduation.
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One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the University Core curriculum, Area 2B: ENG 1100
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: COMM 4450
Two (2) additional Writing Intensive courses are required for graduation.
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