Declaring a Communication Studies Major
Western's Academic Coordinating Commission has approved that the Department of Communication Studies adopt the following procedures for major admission.
Students who are interested in declaring a communication studies major must meet the following prerequisites:
- Complete any one of the following courses with a B- or better: COMM 101, COMM 224, COMM 225, COMM 230, COMM 235, COMM 240, COMM 260.
- Complete COMM 220 with a B- or better.
- Complete at least 60 credits of WWU credits or approved transfer credits with a GPA of 2.50 or above. No more than 50 percent of total COMM credits can be transferred from another institution.
Ready to Declare?
Schedule an appointment to speak with a staff member. The staff member will review your transcripts and instruct you to fill out the declaration form.
Once you have completed the process, you will be assigned a major faculty advisor.
Or call us to make an appointment (360) 650-3870.