Program Requirements

Requirements for the program are as follows:

  1. At least 24 hours of credit must be taken within the Department of Communication.
  2. Up to 12 hours of credit may be scheduled outside the department.  These courses must be approved by your advisor.
  3. The four required core communication courses are:
    - CMM 501: Communication Research Methods
    - CMM 503: Communication Research Seminar or CMM 502 - Rhetorical Criticism
    - CMM 536: Communication Theory & Models
    - CMM 517: Organizational Communication or CMM 571 - Mass Communication Processes & Effects
  4. Each master's candidate writing the thesis must schedule a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6 hours of thesis credit credits.

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Department of Communication

St. Joseph Hall 121 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1410

937-229-2028