Organizational Communication, Graduate Certificate

The study of organizational communication focuses on the dynamics of communication in complex organizations for the purpose of learning how individuals within such organizations can become effective communicators. Whether the context of such communication is meetings or professional presentations, communicating during a crisis, or intercultural exchanges, the message is consistent: Effective communication is a crucial factor in determining organizational success.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Required Courses

CMN 6010Strategic Communication Management3
CMN 6020Ethical Issues in Organizational Communication3
CMN 6910Organizational Communication Assessment3


Complete two of the following:6
Personal Branding
Crisis Communication
Negotiation, Mediation, and Facilitation
Complete one of the following:3
Intercultural Communication
Organizational Culture, Climate, and Communication
Communication Networks and Managing Information
Group Dynamics and Interpersonal Conflict: Meeting Management
Introduction to the Digital Era: The Power of Social Media

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

18 total quarter hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required