School of Communication

Communication Design major

The design of media and communication messages is important in a visual world. These messages may involve the design of print publications, advertisements, and websites or mobile media.

A Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Communication Design requires 52 credit hours in Communications, plus GST 115 Public Speaking (2 hours), ART 112 Fundamentals of Design (4 hours) and ART 260 Introduction to Intermedia and Photography (4 hours). Students must complete a minimum of 72 credit hours outside of Communications, including an academic minor or double major or a semester abroad in an Elon-approved program.

Major Requirements & Courses
(Curriculum for the B.A. in Communication Design effective Fall 2014.)

Students who entered Elon in 2012-13 or earlier have the choice of remaining in their existing curriculum (see box to the right) or shifting to a new major. Students who entered Elon in 2013-14 will choose among the majors that go into effect in Fall 2014.