May 24, 2024  
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Organizational Communication, Communication Studies Concentration, B.S.

Department of Communication Studies and Organizational Communication 
Sharon Smith, program coordinator

The program in Organizational Communication with a concentration in Communication Studies is designed to provide students with maximum opportunities to develop theoretical and practical appreciation of all phases of human communication. For students following the Communication Studies concentration, preparation is offered for entry into communication work in business, industry, and government or for the pursuit of graduate study in a number of fields.

Communication Studies Concentration

Courses focus on developing a wide range of skills to promote effective communication, problem-solving abilities and knowledge of diverse cultures in order to prepare students for a wide variety of careers.

Students pursuing the Communication Studies concentration plan of study must also select at least one minor.

Curriculum: Organizational Communication, Communication Studies

Curricular listings include General Education  requirements in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.

All students pursuing a  major within this department must complete the General Education requirements. The following is a suggested pattern of study for the first two years; however, consultation with the assigned advisor is necessary before each registration.


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours

Total hours in program: 120

Academic Map

Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Organizational Communication, Communication Studies, B.S., Academic Map