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A minor in Communication Studies focuses on learning the verbal, non-verbal, and written skills necessary to acccuratly express your thoughts, beliefs, and feelings. A variety of methods and techniques are used to study face-to-face interaction, group and organization communication, rhetoric, advocacy, intercultural communication, and the performance of literature and oral traditions.
Communication Studies (formerly "Speech Communication") minor degree requirements for previous academic years may be found on the academic catalog page.
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