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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: nprell@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

Mark D Ball MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

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

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

Anastasia M Brencher BA
(SUNY College At Cortland)
Teaching Assistant

Megan Charland MFA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Joseph L Chesebro EDD
(West Virginia University)
Associate Professor and Interim Chair

Helen J Cheves MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Marsha Ducey
Assistant Professor

Carvin Eison MA
(SUNY At Buffalo)
Associate Professor

Nancy J Fordham
Secretary 1

Agathi Georgiou MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

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

Dale T Hartnett MBA
(Rochester Institute Of Technology)
Lecturer

Michael Leonard MFA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct 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

Andrea C Newman MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Megan O'Hearn BA
(Roberts Wesleyan College)
Teaching Assistant

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

Roseann Pluretti MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Donna Rossi MA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Lecturer

Leah Stacy MA
(Syracuse University)
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