Degree Requirements

Total Degree Hours: 36

Thesis Option
Core Courses: 12 hours 

Speech Communication Emphasis: 18 hours

COMM 7999 or MDIA 7999: Thesis: 6 hours

Thesis defense and examination.

Non-Thesis Option

Core Courses: 12 hours 

Speech Communication Emphasis: 18 hours

COMM 7000 or electives outside department selected with approval of advisor: 6 hours 

Requires written and oral comprehensive exams over all courses in the degree.