The interpersonal communication concentration focuses on theories of relational communication and methods of improving an individual’s success in social interactions. Students who choose a concentration in interpersonal communication often pursue careers in human resources, graduate counseling programs, law school, and the ministry.
The curriculum emphasizes social relationships, genders and cultures, nonverbal communication and communication in business settings. Students must complete 25 hours of core requirements and 18 hours of interpersonal communication concentration courses, for a total of 43 hours.
Communication Major with Interpersonal Communication Concentration – 43 hours
Required Major Courses – 25 hours
Concentration in Interpersonal Communication – 18 hours
Approved Electives – 3 hours
Any COM course at the 200, 300, or 400 level.
For double majors, other electives may be approved by the department head. Consult with your advisor.
Our communication program focuses on real-world learning through professional internships and hands-on experience in the classroom.