The minor in chemistry, gives students expanded proficiency in the area of chemistry. Many of the growing career fields, such as forensics, medicine and environmental quality, require a greater degree of chemistry than in the past.
The minor program in communication provides students the opportunity to understand the role and function of communication in cultural, public, organizational and relational contexts. The program offers a flexible set of courses and is designed for students majoring in another field.
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All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:
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The minor consists of 18 credit hours of communication courses. Students wishing to pursue a minor must meet with an academic advisor to construct a set of courses that reflect a particular area of specialty and interest. At least 12 credit hours must come from upper-division courses and a maximum of six credit hours are allowed from lower-division course work. To graduate with the minor, students must earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 in communication courses. All courses must be passed with a minimum grade of "C" (2.00).
Required courses: (6 credit hours)
COM 100 Introduction to Human Communications, SB (3)
COM 225 Public Speaking, L (3)
COM elective courses (12 credit hours)
Depending upon a student's undergraduate program of study, prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this minor.
GPA Requirement: None
Incompatible Majors: BA and BS in communication
Other Enrollment Requirements: None
The minor in communication is open to all ASU undergraduate majors.
Current ASU undergraduate students may pursue a minor and have it recognized on their ASU transcript at graduation. Students interested in pursuing a minor should consult their academic advisor to declare the minor and to ensure that an appropriate set of courses is taken. Minor requirements appear on the degree audit once the minor is added. Certain major and minor combinations may be deemed inappropriate by the college or department of either the major program or the minor. Courses taken for the minor may not count toward both the major and the minor. Students should contact their academic advisor for more information.