Organizational & Relational Communication Comprehensive

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Program: Organizational & Relational Communication Comprehensive
Degree Level: Undergraduate Degree Completion
Credit Hours: 45 credit hours (33 credit hours of required Organizational Communication Courses and 12 credit hours of a support track in Mass Communication. For students who may already have 12 credit hours in a particular discipline or who may want to choose a different support track, they have this option, but need to consult with the advisor.)
Delivery Format: Online

UNK Transfer Guide

The B.S. in Organizational and Relational Communication equips students with an understanding of communication theories and skills within a business context. With a focus on the constitutive role of communication within organizational settings, the program prepares students for business-based careers including marketing, sales, and leadership without requiring the mathematics component of most business degrees.

This online degree completion program is designed for students who have already earned an associate degree or have most of their general studies courses completed. The comprehensive major consists of 33 credit hours of required Organizational and Relational Communication courses and 12 credit hours of a support track in Mass Communication. For students who may already have 12 credit hours in a particular discipline or who want to choose a different support track, please consult with the advisor.


Core Requirements

(15 credit hours) 

SPCH 202GS - Communication Concepts in Society
SPCH 252 - Communication Inquiry
SPCH 456 - Rhetorical Theory
SPCH 459 - Organizational & Relational Communication Senior Practicum (Capstone Course)
SPCH 499 - Communication Theory

Speaking Techniques Requirements

(3 credit hours) 

SPCH 360 - Persuasion and Propaganda

Communication Requirements

(9 credit hours) 

SPCH 301 - Introduction to Organizational Communication
SPCH 451 - Leadership Communication
SPCH 452 - Advanced Organizational Communication

Speech Electives

(6 credit hours) 

Support Track Courses

(12 credit hours) 

Student must pick 12 hours in a support tract area in consultation with his or her advisor.


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