Interpersonal and Organizational Communication Concentration
Department of Communication
College of Arts and Sciences
Neff Hall 230 ~ 260-481-6825
The Interpersonal and Organizational area of concentration is designed to educate students to become better communicators in both personal and professional contexts. Students learn about conflict management, group interaction, leadership, gender communication and intercultural communication, as well as organizational practices and relational dynamics. The concentration prepares students to work in a variety of areas (depending on the minor chosen) including: government, not-for-profit, sales, law, public and social service, public relations, human resources, business communication, and industry communication.
Suggested Minors: Anthropology, applied ethics, business studies, creative writing, criminal justice, economics, English, film and media studies, fine arts, fine arts history, French, German, history, human services, journalism, linguistics, media production, organizational leadership supervision, philosophy, political science, professional writing, psychology, public affairs, public relations, religious studies, sociology, Spanish, theatre, and women’s studies.
Student Leaning Outcomes for the Interpersonal and Organizational Communication Concentration:
Upon completion of this concentration, students will be able to:
- Evaluate interpersonal and / or group interactions
- Communicate competently (effectively, appropriately, ethically) interpersonally and /or in groups