Organizational / Corporate Communication Emphasis

The organizational/corporate communication emphasis in Communication Studies focuses on knowledge in interpersonal and organizational communication. It combines courses in communication theory, practice, and ethics. Classes examine communication systems, advertising, and corporate advocacy in business, community, and governmental settings.

Courses offered help students develop knowledge and familiarity with:

  • Organizational communication
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Business communication
  • Public relations
  • Persuasion and influence
  • Decision-making
  • Ethical communication

Students in this field have found employment in public relations, advertising, marketing, event planning, human resources, management, training, and consulting.