Merritt Taylor, Ph.D.

Merritt Taylor, Ph.D.

"Grand Valley students are well prepared, they work hard, and it's a great opportunity and privilege as a professor to be able to show them opportunities that they may not have seen before." - Merritt Taylor, Biomedical Sciences Department Read More

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Kirtland Community College

Program Guide: Communication Studies

First Year

First Semester
ENG 10303 3
MTH 13000 4
Elective 3
Social Science elective 3
U.S. Diversity elective 3
16
Second Semester
ENG 10403 3
World Perspective elective 3
Elective 3
Humanities elective 3
Social Science elective 3
15
 

Second Year

First Semester
SPE 10500 3
Science Lab elective 4
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
16
Second Semester
Science elective 4
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
16
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered: B.S., B.A. Students seeking a B.A. degree must demonstrate third semester proficiency in a foreign language. Students seeking the B.S. degree must take MTH 20600.
  • It is strongly recommended that students transfer after one year of basic courses. Freshman/Sophomore communication courses are not available at Kirtland Community College.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Humanities elective must be a non-SPE course.  Social science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Science electives must be selected from differeent disciplines.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • Choose from the following electives:  ART 11500, ENG 12000, ENG 12100, THE 12300, THE 12200
  • World Perspective electives:  ENG 22800,  GEO 10000
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  HIS 20100, HIS 20200

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Communication is a multidisciplinary liberal arts and professional field. At Grand Valley a student may choose a general major in communication studies or one of seven specialized majors. These majors include: Film and Video Production, Photography, Theatre, Advertising and Public Relations, Broadcasting, Journalism, and Health Communications.

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