Interpersonal Communication - Minor

College of Communication and Information
School of Communication Studies
135 Taylor Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2950
comm@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/comm


Description

The Interpersonal Communication minor allows students pursuing, for example, advising, counseling, educational or helping career-related major degrees a more specific minor in interpersonal communication to add and demonstrate they have more communication training facilitating interpersonal communication processes because of required specialized curriculum guiding the minor degree selections.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus
  • Stark Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

Minor Requirements

[IPCM]

Minor Requirements
COMM 15000INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN COMMUNICATION (KADL) 3
COMM 20001INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION 3
COMM 25902COMMUNICATION THEORY 3
Choose from the following:9
COMMUNICATION IN SMALL GROUPS AND TEAMS
COMMUNICATION, AGING AND CULTURE
ADVANCED INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION (WIC)
LANGUAGE, MEANING AND COGNITION
NONVERBAL COMMUNICATION
RELATIONAL COMMUNICATION
COMMUNICATION ACROSS THE LIFESPAN
FAMILY COMMUNICATION
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.250
  • Requirement to declare minor: Minimum 2.000 overall Kent State University GPA; or, if a first semester freshman or transfer student admitted in good standing, no established Kent State University GPA is needed.