Communication (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2024–Spring 2025 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Communication
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences (AS)
Department: Communication
Academic Plan Code(s): COMMMINOR

Admission to the minor in Communication requires completion of COMM 201 with a grade of C or better and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.

Program Requirements

COMM 201Introduction to Communication - SB3
COMM 316Research Methods 13
Select one of the following courses: 3
Introduction to Communication Technologies
Argument In Everyday Life
Introduction to Mass Communication
Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
Communication electives at the 200-level or above 29-12
Minimum Total Hours18-21

 At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.


Or another social science methods course


Students must complete 12 hours of Communication electives if the social science methods course is taken in another discipline.