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Visual Communication

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Visual Communication Major (Bachelor of Science)

  • core curriculum and mission seminars – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • major requirements– ARTS 107, COMM 110, 118, 140, 141, 205, 211, 230, 331, 336, 337, 414, 460, 490
  • emphasis– select one
    • digital media– COMM 220 or 328 or 332, 321, 335, 421
    • graphic design– COMM 220, 321 or 335 or 421, 328, 332
  • School of Letters and Sciences graduation requirement and final degree requirements – see the degree requirements section of this catalog for specific requirements of this major, the Bachelor of Arts or Science degree, as well as final graduation requirements
    The total credits of the major requirements are 52-63. The core curriculum and mission seminars require 38-52 credits. A total of 128 credits, 43 of which need to be at the 300/400 level, are required to graduate. Transfer course, waivers and/or substitutions, and prerequisite courses could modify these credit totals.  

Visual Communication (transfer agreement) Major (Bachelor of Science)

Viterbo University has transfer programs in place with Western Technical College (WTC) leading to the Bachelor of Science (B.S.). The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree from WTC must have been earned May 2006 or later. Students may not begin these programs or be considered a student in these programs until the A.A.S. degree has been completed and documented on the technical college transcript. The student cannot be dually enrolled. The A.A.S. degree must be completed prior to transfer to Viterbo.

(Available to WTC graduates with an earned Associate of Applied Science degree in graphic design.)

  • core curriculum and mission seminars – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • major requirements – COMM 118, 205, 211, 230, 331, 336, 337, 414, 460, 490, ENVS 101, MATH 130
  • emphasis– select one
    • digital media– COMM 322, 421
    • graphic design– COMM 328, 332
  • final degree requirements – see the degree requirements section of this catalog
    The total credits of the major and emphasis requirements are 41. The core curriculum and mission seminars require 38-52 credits. A total of 128 credits, 43 of which need to be at the 300/400 level, are required to graduate. Transfer course, waivers and/or substitutions, and prerequisite courses could modify these credit totals.  

Visual Communication (transfer agreement) Major (Bachelor of Science)

Viterbo University has transfer programs in place with Western Technical College (WTC) leading to the Bachelor of Science (B.S.). The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree from WTC must have been earned May 2006 or later. Students may not begin these programs or be considered a student in these programs until the A.A.S. degree has been completed and documented on the technical college transcript. The student cannot be dually enrolled. The A.A.S. degree must be completed prior to transfer to Viterbo.

(Available to WTC graduates with an earned Associate of Applied Science degree in visual communication.)

  • core curriculum and mission seminars – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • major requirements – ARTS 107, COMM 141, 205, 211, 230, 331, 336, 337, 414, 460, 490, ENVS 101, MATH 130
  • emphasis– select one
    • digital media– COMM 322, 421
    • graphic design– COMM 220, 328, 332
  • final degree requirements – see the degree requirements section of this catalog
    The total credits of the major and emphasis requirements are 47. The core curriculum and mission seminars require 38-52 credits. A total of 128 credits, 43 of which need to be at the 300/400 level, are required to graduate. Transfer course, waivers and/or substitutions, and prerequisite courses could modify these credit totals.

Communication Studies Minor