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2017-2018 University Catalog 
2017-2018 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Minor

15 Credits Required

Requirements for Minor in Communication

A. ONE of the following courses in Communication (3 credits)

Note: If a student has undistributed transfer credit that was approved for the university core curriculum requirement in oral communication, that course may be substituted for COM 11400/21700.

B. The following course in Communication (3 credits)

C. ONE Communication course at the 20000-level or higher (3 credits)

D. Two additional communication classes at 30000 or 40000-level (6 credits)


At least 50% of credit for a minor must come from Purdue University West Lafayette.

A grade of “C-” or better must be earned in any course used to fulfill a minor requirement.

Communication majors have priority in all classes.

Students must be officially coded as communication minors to register for many classes.


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