Communication
Course Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences
in Communication


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DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
Semester Hours
Professional Studies 3
  PRST 3301 Lifelong Learning (S-L)  
Computer Science
3
  COSC 1301
English
9
  ENGL 1301, 1302, and 2301 or 2302
Fine Arts
3
  FINE 1306
History
6
  HIST 1301, 1302, 2301, or 2302
Kinesiology
0-2
  KNES 1101 and one additional activity course (KNES 1102-1122); for veterans or those 25 years of age or older prior to enrollment at DBU, KNES courses are waived
Mathematics
3-4
  MATH 1301 or 1303 or 1304 or 1307 or 1308 or 1405 (eMAT Advising Tool is required prior to registering for any Math class or any class for which the eMAT is a prerequisite).
Natural Science (1000 or 2000 level courses only)
3-4
  One laboratory science from Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, Physical Science, or Physics
Religion
6-12
  RELI 1301 and 1302. (If hours transferred at time of initial enrollment at DBU plus portfolio hours do not equal 60 or more hours, additional religion hours will be required.)
Social Science (1000 or 2000 level courses only)
6
 

POLS 2301 American National Government

An additional 3 credit hours may be selected from Economics, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology

Electives
44-54
  Courses transferred, portfolio credit, ACE approved military and/or corporate training, etc.
Communication Major
30
 

COMA 1302 Fundamentals of Speech Communication

COMA 2305     Interpersonal Communication
COMA 2318 Desktop Publishing and Design l  (S-L)
COMA 3301 Nonverbal Communication

COMA 3303    Small Group Communication

COMA 4319    Communication Styles: Key to Business Success

COMA 4322    Leadership Communication (S-L)

MANA 3306     Management Communication

                     or ENGL 3305  Advanced Written Communication

The remaining six (6) hours for the major will be selected from elective Communication courses in consultation with an advisor from the College of Adult Education. At least 3 hours must be upper-level.
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED
126

Other Requirements
  1. Minimum of 42 upper-level credit hours. (Exception: Inverted Degree Program)
  2. Minimum of 12 credit hours in major in residence at Dallas Baptist University, 9 credit hours of which must be upper-level.
  3. Minimum of 32 credit hours in residence at DBU.
  4. Completion of 30 of the last 36 credit hours in residence at Dallas Baptist University. Students must receive approval of the registrar prior to taking courses at any other college or university.
  5. Minimum of 126 credit hours to graduate.
  6. Satisfactory completion of all requirements on official degree plan.

Minimum GPA Required for Graduation from Dallas Baptist University

DBU requires a minimum inistitutional cumulative, major, and minor GPA of 2.0.

 (S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.
 

 

 


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