Major Academic Plan for B.A. in Communication, Corporate Communication - Leadership Track

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs. Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GE Appropriate placement score 
GE Objective 3 3  GE   
GE Objective 5: Lecture & Lab 4  GE   
CMP 2202 Photo, Graphic, and Video Editing 3   F, S  
Free Electives 2      
Semester Total15
Second Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1102 3 C-GE ENGL 1101 or equivalent 
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GE   
GE Objective 4 3  GE   
GE Objective 5 3  GE   
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Third Semester
GE Objective 4 3  GE   
CMP 2201 Business and Professional Communication 3   F, S COMM 1101. 
CMP 2209 Persuasion 3   F, S  
CMP 3320 Foundations of Leadership 3  UMF  
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Fourth Semester
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
GE Objective 8: CMP 2205 3  GEF, S  
GE Objective 9 3  GE   
CMP 2231 Introduction to Graphic Design 3   F, S  
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Fifth Semester
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
CMP 3308 Groups and Communication 3  UMF  
CMP 4422 Conflict Management 3  UMF  
Free Electives 6      
Semester Total15
Sixth Semester
CMP 3302 Image Management 3  UMS  
CMP 3309 Communication Inquiry 3  UMS  
CMP 4420 Advanced Leader Communication 3  UMS  
CMP Track Elective 3      
Free Elective 3      
Semester Total15
Seventh Semester
CMP Track Electives 6      
Upper Division Free Electives 9  UU   
Semester Total15
Eighth Semester
CMP Track Electives 6      
Upper Division Free Electives 9  UU   
Semester Total15
Total120
MAP Credit SummaryCredits
Major45
General Education37
Electives to reach 120 credits38
Total120