Course Requirements

Relational Communication majors must complete the four core courses required of all College of Communication students. In addition, they must take one required course and choose seven classes from among the Relational Communication course offerings. Relational Communication majors must also take any two electives within the College of Communication.  All Relational Communication majors must complete a total of 14 classes, or 56 credit hours. 

Internship Credit

Students in the major may take CMN 394 ADVANCED COMMUNICATION INTERNSHIP and/or CMN 395 COMMUNICATION INTERNSHIP SPECIAL TOPICS (when work relates to the major).  In order to take CMN 394 or CMN 395, students must have completed two of the four communication core classes (CMN 101, CMN 102, CMN 103, CMN 104), two courses in the chosen major and have fulfilled internship program eligibility requirements.  

Open Electives

Open elective credit also is required to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.