2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Dec 03, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook

CSN AA Communication Map for Transfer to UNLV BA Communication Studies Major


AREA OF STUDY (AOS):  Humanities and Communications
JOB/EMPLOYMENT INFO:  www.csn.edu/commarea
CSN DEPARTMENT:  Department of Communication

WHO SHOULD USE THIS ACADEMIC MAP
This academic map should be used by CSN students who are completing the Communication, AA  at CSN AND PLAN to transfer to UNLV to complete a BA Communication Major upon graduating from CSN.
 
HOW THIS ACADEMIC MAP IS SET UP
The academic map is set up to show students the ideal path to completing the degree in four (4) semesters.  Students who cannot take the map’s recommended number of credits each semester will take longer to complete the degree, graduate and transfer.
 
CSN AA COMMUNICATION DESCRIPTION
The Associate of Arts in Communication is a general transfer program for students who plan to transfer to a baccalaureate-level institution.  This program offers students a solid foundation in communication theory and extensive practice in application of communication skills. 

Semester #1 (15 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes 
  • PSY 101 is a UNLV Requirement.
  • Student MUST earn a grade of C or higher in each course for this semester EXCEPT for English Composition where it is a C- or higher.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value.
Semester Milestones
  • Students MUST MEET with an advisor or counselor BEFORE REGISTERING for their NEXT SEMESTER.

Semester #2 (16 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes
  • Student MUST earn a grade of C or higher in each course for this semester.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value. 
Semester Milestones
  • Students MUST MEET with an advisor or counselor BEFORE REGISTERING for their NEXT SEMESTER.

Semester #3 (15 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes
  • ECON 100 is a UNLV Requirement.
  • Student MUST earn a grade of C or higher in each course for this semester.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value.
Semester Milestones
  • Students MUST MEET with an advisor or counselor BEFORE REGISTERING for their NEXT SEMESTER.

Semester #4 (14 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes
  • SOC 101 is a UNLV Requirement.
  • Student MUST earn a grade of C of higher in each course for this semester.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value.
Semester Milestones
  • APPLY FOR GRADUATION by the deadline.  Click www.csn.edu/graduation for more information on applying for graduation.

  • Recommended Courses

  • Analytical Reasoning (General Education) - Credits 3:  
  • COM Elective (Special Program) - Credits 11:
  • Complete any COM prefix courses totaling 11 credits that were not already used to satisfy another part of this degree.