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Catalog 2021-2022 
Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Studies, AA-T to Humanities & Communication, B.A.

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If you transferred into CSUMB as an AA-T-certified student in Communication Studies, you must complete the following courses for your bachelor’s degree in Humanities & Communication at CSUMB. If you are unsure about your transfer status, please talk to an advisor.

Required Courses


To complete the requirements of this major, select one of the following three concentrations and complete the courses. Unless otherwise indicated, students must complete one approved research or theory intensive course, indicated as (RTI) in the course lists below.

Students may not double count an HCOM core course and a concentration course, nor may they double count a concentration course for a required area within the major core.

Communications Studies  

Journalism & Media Studies 

Philosophy & Applied Ethics 

General Education and University Requirements

The State of California requires completion of a 48 unit General Education Breadth program, including 9 units of upper division GE in areas B, C, and D in order to meet graduation requirements. CSUMB also requires completion of campus-specific University Requirements .

Students select and complete coursework in the following areas to satisfy their degree requirements:

Students may select additional elective coursework if necessary to complete 60 units.

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