Communication BA

Apply to the Communication major (PDF).


  1. Minimum completion of 45 UB Communication credit hours.
  2. Completion of the following five prerequisite courses with a minimum GPA of 2.5:
    1. COM 101 Principles of Communication
    2. At least 2 of these 4 courses: COM 217 Communication in Organization, COM 225 Interpersonal Communication, COM 240 Survey of Mass Communication, COM 337 Communication Theory
    3. A minimum grade of C in one of the following: STA 111 Quantitative Reasoning, STA 119 Statistical Methods, PSY 207 Psychological Statistics, SSC 225 Statistics for Social Sciences, CEP 207 Basic Statistics & Computing, PSC 408 Basic Statistics for Social Sciences, MGQ 201 Introduction to Statistics for Analytics or MGQ 301 Statistical Decisions in Management
    4. CSE 111 Great Ideas in Computer Science I or CSE 113 Introduction to Computer Programming I


Applications are accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Last updated: September 26, 2016 10:06 am EST

University at Buffalo Academic Advisement Vision Statement: To empower students to be active, responsible learners who take full advantage of the many opportunities the university provides in the areas of academics, research, and community and global engagement.