Transfer Planning Guide: Diederich College of Communication

For more than a century, Marquette University's Diederich College of Communication has provided a well-rounded, liberal arts education. We offer unique, experiential learning opportunities for students in all majors. Whether you aspire to be a corporate executive or a professional artist, you’ll learn the essential skills of writing, public speaking and critical thinking that you’ll need to be successful in your career.

Use this guide to prepare for an eventual transfer to Marquette's Diederich College of Communication. These courses are the basis on which all of Marquette's communications majors are built, and equivalent courses at other institutions will therefore prepare you well to finish your degree at Marquette. 

For more detailed program and course descriptions, please visit Marquette's online bulletin here.

Recommended Courses

Course Number

Course Title

COMM 1100 Professional Communication
COMM 1000 Foundations of Human Communication, Culture and Society
ACCO 1030 Principles of Financial Accounting
ECON 1103 Principles of Microeconomics
MATH 1700 Modern Elementary Statistics
MUSI 2020 Appreciation of Music