2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jul 17, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Interdisciplinary Communication

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Requirements for the Major

The interdisciplinary major consists of eight courses (listed below), as well as the requirements of a second major field. One of those eight courses must be a diversity-designated communication course. An interdisciplinary major must also choose from one of the following three specializations: Advertising/PR, Journalism, or Digital Media.

  • CM 307  or CM 308  (depending on the student's area of specialization).
  • One additional CM 200-level course.
  • Four CM 300/400-level courses (three of which must be from the declared specialization; one of the four must be a diversity-designated communication course).
  • The appropriate CM 400-level senior capstone course for which all prerequisites have been met.


  1. Interdisciplinary communication majors cannot take Media and Society as a specialization. Students must choose from Advertising/PR, Journalism, or Digital Media specializations.

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