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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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Box 70667
Phone: (423) 439-4491
Web address

Accreditation by: Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications

The Department of Communication has the following objectives: to provide professional preparation for persons seeking careers in communication, to provide leadership for professionals now engaged in the practice of communication, to provide preprofessional programs and supporting coursework for students completing programs in other fields, and to increase public understanding of the value of freedom of communication in a democratic society.

The Department of Communication offers a B.A. in Theatre  , a B.A.   and B.S.   in Communication Studies, and a B.A. and B.S. in Mass Communication (concentrations in Advertising B.A. Advertising B.S.  Radio-TV-Film B.A. Radio-TV-Film B.S.  Journalism B.A. Journalism B.S.  and Public Relations B.A. , Public Relations B.S. ) The department offers structured minors in Speech , Theatre , Dance , Advertising , and Journalism .

A sequence in teaching is offered for Communication Studies and Theatre majors.

A minor is required of all students.

Graduate Study - The Department of Communication also offers a master’s degree. See the Graduate Catalog for further information.

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