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Communication Minor

Description

The Communication minor explores human communication in a variety of contexts, including interpersonal, organizational, public and mediated settings. Students investigate a variety of communication practices with learning experiences in theory, history, criticism, application and performance.

Admission to the Program

Undergraduate students pursuing a major in another discipline can declare a communication minor.

Program Requirements

The minor in communication studies requires successful completion of the 9-credit Communication Studies core and either the 9-credit Public and Mediated Communication core or the 9-credit Interpersonal and Organizational Communication core.

CMC 201 Public Speaking must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher.

Required Communication Studies Core (9 credits)

  • CMC201 Public Speaking

Option 1: Public and Mediated Commmunication (9 credits)

  • CMC411 Rhetorical Criticism
  • CMC492 Theories of Rhetoric

Option 2: Interpersonal and Organizational Communication (9 credits)

  • CMC273 Interpersonal Communication
  • CMC377 Organizational Communication
  • CMC473 Theories of Communication

Department of Communication

Department Chair: Monica Brasted
Location: Holmes 227
Visit Website
Email: nfordham@brockport.edu
Phone: (585) 395-2511
Fax: (585) 395-5771

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Faculty & Staff

Iskra A Alexandrov MEE
(Sofia University)
Director of Broadcast Operations

Matthew Althouse Ph.D
(Louisiana State University + Agricultural + Mechan)
Associate Professor

Carol A Babcock MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Lecturer

Virginia Bacheler MS
(Syracuse University)
Associate Professor and Associate Dean

James Bareis BS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Television Services Coordinator

Monica C Brasted Ph.D
(Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus)
Associate Professor + Chair

Steven J Bryan BS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Teaching Assistant

Joseph L Chesebro EDD
(West Virginia University)
Associate Professor

Helen J Cheves MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Lecturer

Marsha Ducey Ph.D
(SUNY At Buffalo)
Assistant Professor

Ashley A Edwards MA
(University Of Hawaii At Manoa)
Instructor

Carvin Eison MA
(SUNY At Buffalo)
Associate Professor

Nancy J Fordham
Secretary 1

Dale T Hartnett MBA
(Rochester Institute Of Technology)
Lecturer

Tia M Kennedy BA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Teaching Assistant

Michael Leonard MFA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Lecturer

Alexander Lyon Ph.D
(University Of Colorado At Boulder)
Associate Professor

Mary E McCrank MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Visiting Assistant Professor

Robert Mejia Ph.D
(University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign)
Assistant Professor

Virginia M Orzel MFA
(Rochester Institute Of Technology)
Associate Professor and Associate Chair

Donna Rossi MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Lecturer

Kurt W Schenk BA
(Saint John Fisher College)
Adjunct Lecturer

Elizabeth Thorpe Ph.D
(Texas A+M University)
Assistant Professor

Justin Walden Ph.D
(Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus)
Assistant Professor

Kimberly J Young
Visiting Assistant Professor

Kimberly Zingaro MS
(Nazareth College Of Rochester)
Lecturer