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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication BA

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These degree requirements are subject to periodic revision by the academic department, and the College reserves the right to make exceptions and substitutions as judged necessary in individual cases. Therefore, the College strongly urges students to consult regularly with their major advisor and CLAS advisor to confirm the best plans of study before finalizing them.

Program Delivery

  • This program is offered both on-campus and online.

Declaring This Major

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General Requirements

To earn a degree, students must satisfy all requirements in each of the three areas below, in addition to their individual major requirements.

Program Requirements

  1. The communication major requires that students take a total of 39 hours of course work in communication, 18 of which must be taken in residence at CU Denver.
  2. At least 18 of the 39 hours must be upper-division. 
  3. Communication majors may complete up to 6 hours of internship credit (COMM 3939).
  4. A minimum grade of C- and a minimum overall GPA of 2.0 is required for all courses applying to Communication requirements.
  5. A maximum of 6 semester hours of independent study courses may be applied to the major.

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