To be accepted as a minor in speech communication, a student must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher (on a 4.0 point scale). An 18-hour minor in speech communication may comprise any courses in the Speech Communication curriculum at the 200 level or above, except for those courses restricted to majors only.
Students and their respective advisers will set up a minor program that includes courses that best meet the students' academic and career interests.
At the time they apply for their minor (or earlier), students should consult with the Speech Communication Director of Undergraduate Studies at (618) 650-3090.
Students should consult with the speech communication director of undergraduate studies, (618) 650-3090 if help is needed in identifying courses which best meet the students' academic and career interests.
Speech Communication Education Minor:
At least 9 semester hours must be earned at SIUE
Courses may also be used to fulfill general education requirements
Must maintain a minimum major and minor GPA of 3.0
Must pass the Department of English Language and Literature screening to be eligible for student teaching
Must gain advisement for professional education courses through the Office of Clinical Experience, Certification, and Advisement