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WARNING: The following information reflects a minor option which expired as of Summer 2020. Please click the appropriate link under "Minors" on the right side of this page to view the currently effective requirements for this minor. If a link to this minor does not appear, the minor may no longer be available, or may be available under a different academic unit. You can find past requirements under the appropriate archived catalog.
The minor in Sports Communication requires a minimum of 18 hours. Four of the six courses required for the minor must be from the College of Communication. Required courses include COM 105 and COM 225. Additional requirements include one survey course from COM 101, SPMGT 101, 276; one promotional course from COMSTRAT 312, 380, SPMGT 379, 464; one conceptual course from COM 320, 440, 471, SPMGT 365, 367; and one portfolio course from COM 475 (departmental approval required), 486, COMJOUR 486. Nine hours of upper-division work must be taken in residence at WSU or through WSU-approved education abroad or educational exchange courses. Student may apply to certify in the minor after they have certified in a major and have earned a minimum of 60 credits with a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher. Students must maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher to remain in the minor. Check with the Murrow College Student Services Office for additional information.