Major Requirements Communication Studies Furman University

To graduate with a major in communication studies, you're required to successfully complete a minimum of nine courses, including:

  • COM-101, 121, 201, and 221,
  • at least three additional communication studies courses numbered between 300 and 499, and
  • two more communication studies courses, or ENG-212 and one more communication studies course.

Only one course involving individualized instruction (independent study, research, or internships numbered between 501 and 509) may contribute to major requirements, and no more than two courses, eight credits, completed away from Furman may contribute to major requirements.

Additionally, Communication Studies majors must have at least a 2.00 grade point average in all courses that satisfy major requirements.​

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