Organizational Communication

The minor in

Organizational Communication

The minor in Organizational Communication provides a 15-credit intensive study of organizational concepts and ideas. Since most of the courses in the minor will be part of MTSU's Experiential Learning Program, the minor is an excellent choice for students who want to graduate with the EXL designation (must also complete EXL 4000 for 1 credit hour).

By promoting the process of organizational understanding through personal development and application in an intentional and structured way, the Organizational Communication minor serves students' needs by allowing them to gain hands on appreciation of organizational theories and practices. The Organizational Communication minor is intended to support/enhance numerous degree programs across campus whose graduates intend to enter organizational life.

Required (3 hours)
ORCO 3240 Introduction to Organizational Communication

Choose among these courses (12 hours)
ORCO/COMM 3050  Listening
ORCO/LEAD 3245   Women, Leadership, and Communication
ORCO 3250               Organizational Communication in Communities
ORCO/COMM 3340  Interview Communication
ORCO 3500               Strategic Communication in Organizations
ORCO 3650               Conflict and Organizations
ORCO 3750               Organizational Communication Analysis
ORCO/THEA 3800    Introduction to Arts Management
ORCO 4000               Topics in Organizational Communication
ORCO 4200               Multinational Organizations
ORCO 4210               Applied Organizational Projects
ORCO 4220               Internship in Organizational Communication
ORCO 4450               Directed Study in Organizational Communication
ORCO 4500               Senior Capstone in Organizational Communication

No more than 3 hours of ORCO 4210 or ORCO 4220 may be taken for this minor. Also no more than 3 hours of ORCO 4000 may be taken for this minor.

For advising, please contact one of these professors:

Dr. Sharon S. Smith, Jones Hall 346,
Dr. Janet K. McCormick, Jones Hall 344,
Dr. Mary Beth Asbury, Jones Hall 342, 

Dr. McCormick, Dr. Asbury, and Dr. Smith promote the Org Com
major and minor at the fall department fair.