May 18, 2024  
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Organizational Communication, B.S.

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Communication Studies and Organizational Communication  
Sharon Smith, program coordinator

The 33-hour major in Organizational Communication offers students preparation for careers in employee communication, special events and fundraising, and corporate and nonprofit communication. Opportunities for professional growth and networking are offered through IABC, the student chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators.

An 18-hour cognate must be chosen (see advisor for cognate list). Students will have approximately 28 hours in electives and may also choose a minor to fulfill some of these hours; however, a minor is not required.

Curriculum: Organizational Communication

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

Students majoring in Organizational Communication must complete the General Education requirements. The following is a suggested pattern of study. Consult with an advisor before each registration.


Subtotal: 31 Hours


Subtotal: 31 Hours

Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 28 Hours

Total hours in program: 120

Academic Map

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

Organizational Communication, B.S., Academic Map  

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