The major in Communication and Media is appealing to students from both the humanities and social sciences. Many students combine their interests in Communication and Media with other LSA majors and minors. In addition, courses in the department offer students the ability to fulfill College requirements for quantitative reasoning and upper-level writing. This major’s wide appeal and flexibility often leads to over-subscribed prerequisite and upper-level courses. The department follows a strict waitlist priority policy for all its courses. Attendance during the first week of classes each term is mandatory.