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2014–2015 Undergraduate Catalog

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Organizational Communication

Department of Communication Studies


Communication Studies Minor  

Organizational Communication Major (Bachelor of Science)

  • Core curriculum and mission seminars (38-52 credits) – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • Major requirements (28 credits) – COMM 110, 118, 140, 205, 211, 230, 414, 460, 490, PSYC 100 or SOCL 125
  • Emphasis– select one
    • Internal (24 credits)– COMM 310, 311, 318, 319, ECON 102, MGMT 341, 342, 375
    • External (24 credits)– COMM 310, 311, 315, 316, ECON 102, MKTG 351, 352, 450
  • Bachelor of Science requirement –a minimum of 11 credits of natural science and/or mathematics
  • Final degree requirements – a minimum of 120 college level credits, minimum of 40 credits at the 300/400 level
    Transfer courses and waivers and/or substitutions could modify the required credit total in the core curriculum and major.

Organizational Communication (transfer agreement) Major (Bachelor of Science)

Viterbo University has transfer programs in place with Western Technical College (WTC) leading to the Bachelor of Science (B.S.). The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree from WTC must have been earned May 2006 or later. Students may not begin these programs or be considered a student in these programs until the A.A.S. degree has been completed and documented on the technical college transcript. The student cannot be dually enrolled. The A.A.S. degree must be completed prior to transfer to Viterbo.

  • Core curriculum and mission seminars (38-52 credits) – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • Major requirements(30 credits) – see below
  • Bachelor of Science requirement –a minimum of 11 credits of natural science and/or mathematics
  • Final degree requirements – a minimum of 120 college level credits, minimum of 40 credits at the 300/400 level
    Transfer courses and waivers and/or substitutions could modify the required credit total in the core curriculum and major.        
Technical College Associate Degree Program Major Requirements
WTC Graphic Design COMM 110, 211, 230, 310, 311, 414, 460, 490, six credits from COMM 315, 316, 318, 319, MGMT 341, 342, 375, 474, MKTG 351, 352, 450