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Introduction 

The Communication minor allows students to focus on various aspects of human communication, including interpersonal and familial relationships, social interaction, public address, group dynamics, intercultural competency, critical thinking, and activism.

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Degree Requirements 

Communication minors must complete a total of 18 credits.

Courses 

Core Required Course (3 credits)

  • CMTC 100 Introduction to Communication

Required: One 200-level course from the following (3 credits)

  • CMTC 213 Interpersonal Communication

  • CMTC 214 Business and Professional Communication

  • CMTC 215 Small Group Communication

Required: One 300-level course from the following (3 credits)

  • CMTC 313 Communication, Gender and Identity

  • CMTC 314 Organizational Communication

  • CMTC 315 Group Leadership*

Three Elective Courses (9 credits)

  • One 300-level Communication (CMTC) course

  • One 300-level Communication (CMTC) course

  • Any level Communication (CMTC) course

Note: * CMTC-215 prerequisite

Program Contact Information 

To declare a Communication minor visit our main office (FA 240). For more information call 773-442-5950 or email cmt@neiu.edu

Communication, Media and Theatre

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