Science Communication Minor

The Science Communication Minor is designed to help prepare students to effectively communicate science topics to a variety of audiences by utilizing professional communication techniques and tools. Students will gain an understanding of contemporary communication issues that may impact their field, and gain advanced skills to enhance their communication with the public, whether through traditional media, new media, or in person. This minor is open only to students with majors in the College of Natural Sciences or the Moody College of Communication. To declare the Science Communication minor, a student must have at least a cumulative 2.5 grade point average.

If you are a College of Natural Sciences students and have questions about the minor please send your inquiry to: science.com.minor@cns.utexas.edu.

Natural Sciences Students following the 2014-2016 catalog

The coursework requirements for the Certificate in Science Communication are the listed in the 2014-2016 catalog, under the header "Communication and Society: Science Communication". Once you have completed all of the requirements for the certificate, please complete this application to request transcription of your certificate.