Majors & Minor


The Department of Communication has five areas that students can choose to major in, as well as a minor option:

Minor in Communication

Beginning with the Fall of 2011, the minor in Communication contains 18 hours and includes the following courses:

  • COM 1200 Foundations of Communication
  • COM 2101 Public Speaking
  • 4 additional courses (3 credit hours each; students must meet the prerequisites for these courses); 2 of these must be at the 3000 level or higher

Admission to the Department

For information about becoming a major in our department, please check the Requirements page.

Become a Major

For information about declaring Communication as your major, please check the Requirements page.


Department of Communication
Walker Hall
ASU Box 32039
Boone, NC 28608-2039
Phone: 828-262-2221
Fax: 828-262-2543 

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