Communication Arts
Location: IRC - B12
Phone: 607-436-3411
Fax: 607-436-2420

Curriculum Guide for Minors
Business Communication

The business communication minor would be a good selection for those students in a business or management related field. Corporate and organizational communication is a growing area of desired expertise.


I. Required Courses: 12 s.h.
  Composition
Organizational Communication
Introduction to Business
Fundamentals of Management
COMP 100
COMM 255
BUS 111
MGMT 241
II. Select one course below: 3 s.h.
  Public Speaking
Small Group Communication
COMM 110
COMM 227
III. Select one course below:
3 s.h.
  Advanced Composition
Writing for Business and Professions
COMP 200
BUS 240
IV. Select one course below:
3 s.h.
  Conflict Management
Industrial Psychology
Bureaucracy
Sociology of Work
Financial Accounting
Introduction to Computing Technology
COMM 244
PSYCH 204
SOCL 262
SOCL 263
ACCT 100
CSCI 100
 
Total:
21 s.h.

Major Program areas

Communication Studies

introduces students to the theories and practices of oral communication and persuasion. Students in this major usually seek careers in business related fields, as well as corporate communication, advertising, sales, public relations, and events management.

 

Mass Communication

is designed to meet the needs of students who seek careers in the fields of broadcasting, journalism, film, audio production and video production.