College of Communication
Organizational Communication & Leadership

College of Communication

Bachelor of Arts

Major in Organizational Communication & Leadership

CCOM Requirements

Course # Course Title Hours
COM 101 Public Speaking 3
SW 266 Media Literacy 3
Communication and Culture course From approved list 3
Foreign Language courses 200 level or above 6
Total: 15

ORG Requirements

Course # Course Title Hours
ORG 264 Interpersonal Communication 3
ORG 271 Small Group Communication 3
ORG 301
or
ORG 315
Advanced Public Speaking

Business and Professional Communication
3
STR 327 Research Methods 3
ORG 350 Communication Theory 3
MRC 352 Rhetorical Criticism 3
ORG 352 Leadership and Communication 3
ORG 358 Ethics 3
MRC 398 Argumentation & Advocacy 3
ORG 470 Organizational Communication 3
ORG 458 Senior Seminar 3
ORG 404
or
ORG 405
Internship

Intership
3
Total: 36

ORG Guided Elective: One Course From the Following:

(This course will also fulfill the CCOM Communication & Culture requirement)

Course # Course Title Hours
MRC 354
or
ORG 359
or
MRC 482
Gender & Communication

Intercultural Communication

Voices of Dissent
3
Total: 3

Additional Requirements

Requirement Hours
Butler Core Curriculum 30-35
Concentration or Minor
  • Minimum requirement: 12 credit hours of a concentration (must be outside of the primary major and defined by the same course letter designators) or as approved by the Program Director
  • A Minor is recommended; may be within CCOM but not in the same program
  • A second major fulfills this requirement
12-24
Free Electives 19-36
Total Hours Required For Graduation 126