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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.
Health Communication and Promotion Minor
The Health Communication and Promotion Minor requires a minimum of 18 hours. Required courses included COM 101 or 105, COM 210, and COM 478. Additional requirements include one content creation course from COMSTRAT 310, 383, 477, and COM 395; and two courses in specialized message creation and evaluation from COM 309, 486, COMSOC 477, and COMSTRAT 485. Nine hours of upper-division work must be taken in residence at WSU or through WSU-approved education abroad or educational exchange courses. Students may apply to certify in the minor once they have completed 60 credits, have a WSU cumulative GPA of 2.7 or better, and are certified in their major. Students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA to remain in the minor. Students pursuing a degree in the Murrow College may apply only two courses from their major coursework to this minor. Check with the Murrow College Student Services Office for additional Information.