Marylhurst University

Skip to content »
masthead-department

Individualized Major

As a communication studies major, you may apply for an individualized major when your educational goals include professional applications or related areas of study outside of designed concentrations.

Created in consultation with your academic adviser, an individualized major is custom-designed to fulfill all communication program outcomes through a unique combination of required coursework and alternative projects.

The individualized major is recorded on your transcript and diploma as a Bachelor of Arts with a major in communication. No concentration is specified. You will write a mission statement/proposal which includes the following:

  • Specific learning goals for communication major
  • Feasible plan for meeting both required communication studies program outcomes and individual objectives
  • Projected senior project demonstrating overall achievement of outcomes identified in plan

Requirements for Individualized Major

Minimum of 180 total quarter credits
Minimum of 60 upper-division credits
Minimum of 45 credits from Marylhurst University
63 credits required for major:

For more information, consult an academic adviser or the department chair.


 

Related News

See All News

Kathy Hubbell Receives Public Relations Award

Kathy Hubbell, communication studies faculty, will be presented the William W. Marsh Lifetime Achievement Award from the Public Relations Society of America in October 2014.

Calendar

See All Events

November 06, 2014

Early Registration Event

New students starting fall term at Marylhurst University can earn one free credit* (CAR 101 College Success) toward their general electives while r...

READ MORE

November 15, 2014

Undergraduate Information Session

Learn about bachelor's degree programs, financing your education, earning college credit for life learning, and your career options. Take a campus ...

READ MORE

December 02, 2014

Prior Learning Assessment Information Session

For those interested in receiving college credit for documented college-level learning from employment, volunteer work, or other learning experienc...

READ MORE

Find Us

Want to find us on campus?

fpo-campus-map

> > FIND US ON THE CAMPUS MAP

©2013 Marylhurst University