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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Penn State Harrisburg

Communications Minor

Capital College (COMCL)

The Communications minor provides students with an introduction to the tool skills needed to function as a professional communicator, as well as a basic understanding of communication processes and theory. Students seeking careers in fields such as public administration, business, criminal justice, law, information technology, and the medical, social and behavioral professions will find this minor provides instruction in a valuable additional knowledge and skill area important in today's information society.

Students must apply for entrance to the minor after achieving fifth semester classification.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (3 credits)
COMM 251(3) (Sem: 3-6)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (3 credits)
COMM 230W(3) (Sem: 3-6)

SUPPORTING COURSES (12 credits)
Select 12 credits from approved department list. At least 6 of these credits must be at the 400-level (Sem: 2-8)

 

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2005

Blue Sheet Item #: 33-06-043

Review Date: 04/12/05

UCA Revision #2: 7/27/07

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