Communication Majors 

Communication, Advertising

Communication Studies

Communication, Electronic Media/Broadcasting

Communication, Journalism

Communication, Public Relations

Appalachian State Online

Communication, Advertising (online)

Communication Studies (online)

Communication Minor

Program of Study


How to declare your major

University College students officially declare their major using the AppalNET Student Portal site.

1. Log into AppalNet
2. Select the Self-Service tab
3. Select the Student tab
4. Click on Student Records
5. Click on Declare Your Major
6. Follow the instructions and click SUBMIT

If you are not eligible to declare, you will get an error message. If you are unclear why you were unable to declare, contact your University College advisor (listed in DegreeWorks) or call the UC Advising Office at 828-262-2167.

To Change Your Major

If you already have a major, complete the change of major request form through the College of Fine and Applied Arts.

To Declare a Communication Minor

Complete the declaration of minor request form through the College of Fine and Applied Arts.