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.

Why major in Communication?

Our communication program focuses on real-world learning through professional internships and hands-on experience in the classroom.

 

Our communication program focuses on real-world learning through professional internships and hands-on experience in the classroom.

Contact Information
Teresa Holder
Head, Department of Communication
(919) 760-8803
tlholder@meredith.edu
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