Minor in Communication Studies

Adding extra value alongside your established major

Our department offers minors in Communication Studies, Corporate and Organizational Communication, Health Communication, Media Arts and Studies, Public Communication and Persuasion, and Theatre. A minor in Communication Studies is an excellent way to enrich your education and add knowledge and value to yourself in the eyes of future employers.

Requirements for a Minor

  • 15 credit hours in Communication Studies
  • At least 9 of which must be taken at IUPUI
  • Six of which must be at the 300-400 level
  • Students must earn a C or higher in each course.
  • Only one course (three hours) may be used in more than one minor

How to enroll

If you are thinking of minoring in Communication Studies, please review the requirements by viewing the Minors Requirements Form [PDF]. After you have completed all of the necessary course work, then you may fill out the Minors Certification form [.DOCX] in order to receive your certification. You do not need to declare the minor beforehand. Only after you have completed the coursework do you fill out the certification form.