COM 4520: Senior Capstone


(Software Required: Adobe CC) (Hardware Required: Mac computer with specs listed at Gives students a chance to prepare a portfolio of work that can be used to gain entrance to graduate school or gainful employment. Students will be allowed to stress their area of interest-news writing, radio, video, public relations, etc.-but will also be required to show a broad range of talent in the communications area. Students also learn about personal finance, including lessons on budgeting, using credit, investment planning, retirement planning, and preserving estates.


  1. Demonstrate an understanding of personal finance.
  2. Create a professional portfolio in your area of communication interest.
  3. Complete a personal retirement analysis.




PFIN3 (Rev: 3)

Publisher: South-Western (01/02/2014)
Author: Gitman, L.J., Joehnk, M.D., & Billingsley, R.
ISBN: 978-1-285-08257-8
Price: $54.56

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