Communication Studies Bachelor’s Degree Curriculum

Core Courses 36 hours

  • CMS 200: Interpersonal Communication
  • CMS 205W: Advocacy and Opposition
  • CMS 210: Public Speaking OR CMS 215: Career Presentations
  • CMS 275: Communication Skills for Professionals
  • CMS 305: Research Design in Communication Studies
  • CMS 310: Team Building and Small Group Communication
  • CMS 325: Communication in Conflict Management
  • CMS 315: Communication Studies Practicum OR CMS 349: Applied Learning in Communication Studies
  • CMS 350: Organizational Communication
  • CMS 375: Intercultural Communication
  • CMS 410: Human Communication Theory
  • CMS 495: Communication, Leadership and Change

Communication Electives 3 hours

Together with your advisor, select one course from upper division CMS courses (300 or 400 level).

Free Electives  44 hours

EKU General Education Requirements 37 hours
(See catalog for details.)

Total Hours Required for Degree Completion 120 hours

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university undergraduate catalog.