To Be Formally Accepted Into The Program
Note: All Majors and Minors are required to complete this process.
Review the faculty expectations and make sure choosing Communication is for you.
Decide on an appropriate area of emphasis, or see an advisor or the department chair if you are still undecided about an area of emphasis. (Conflict
Resolution, Journalism, Mass Media, Organizational Communication, or Public Relations) Note: This step will not apply to minors.
Prepare a current resume, to be uploaded during the online admission
Prepare a copy of your unofficial transcripts, to be uploaded during the
online admission application.
Prepare a one-paragraph answer to the following question: What are
your reasons for selecting this area of emphasis (Conflict
Resolution, Journalism, Mass Media, Organizational Communication, Public Relations)
or a Communication minor?
Prepare a brief analysis of your personal communication and intellectual skills (Basic Skills/Competencies).
Describe three personal strengths and three personal areas of
improvement. The Basic Skills/ Competencies list
should be helpful. Also include a "bullet point" about how you plan to
monitor your progress.
When you have prepared the above items, complete the online Communication - Admission Form
After you have submitted your application, your advisor will
be in touch.