Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 40

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
GE Area A (COMM 150 Recommended) 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
B4 Support Course 3 2-3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-16
Third Semester
Introductory Course (6 units) – Select One 6 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
Introductory Course (6 units) – Select One 6 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Fifth Semester
Electives (8 units) 7 1-4
Graduate Writing Assessment Requirement – Select One 8 4
Social Contexts and Interaction in Communication (8 units total) – Select One or Two 9 4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15-18
Sixth Semester
Electives (8 units) 7 1-4
Social Contexts and Interaction in Communication (8 units total) – Select One or Two 9 4
Rhetoric and Performance in Communication (8 units total) – Select One or Two 10 4
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-18
Seventh Semester
Communication Inquiry – Select One 11 4
Electives (8 units) 7 2-4
Rhetoric and Performance in Communication (8 units total) – Select One or Two 10 4
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units16-18
Eighth Semester
COMM 670 Seminar in Communication Studies (Major Capstone) 2
Electives (8 units) 6 0-4
GE Area UD-B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 5 9
 Units14-18
 Total Units120-134