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University of Pittsburgh    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
  May 19, 2022
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Communication, BA

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Major Requirements

The Communication: Rhetoric and Communication major requires the completion of 33 credits, detailed as follows. Courses that count toward the major must be completed with a letter grade of C or better.

Required courses

Communications majors must take all three of the following courses. These courses meet prerequisites for upper-level courses.


The Department of Communication offers three special project courses, which are not required.

Students who plan to do graduate work in communication are advised to do additional work in a second language.

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