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California State University, Chico
Communication Studies B.A. Organizational Communication Option
The BA in Communication Studies prepares students for professional positions in public and corporate life. Students are trained in communication in groups, organizational, interpersonal relationships, across cultures and communities, the nature of language and symbols, and the nature of argument and persuasion in political settings and social movements. Graduates work in a variety of fields and in management positions in corporate, nonprofit and government settings.
Organizational Communication Option: Organizational communication is the study of interaction between people working collectively to achieve individual, group, and organizational goals. Organizations are studied from a communication perspective that is highly inclusive of multiple stakeholders, processes, and/or structures. This approach includes: interpersonal relationships, group and team work, leadership, cross-functional communication, communication networks and systems, internal/external influences, power, culture and intercultural communication. Students in this option use their broad understanding of organizations as interactive and dynamic processes, along with their skills and experiences in communication, problem solving, critical thinking, and analysis to pursue a wide spectrum of career opportunities.
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