Earn Your Bachelor's in Two Years or Less.
The Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication at the University of Findlay is designed for students who seek to acquire verbal, written, and digital communication talents necessary to help any organization in the 21st century thrive. Students wanting to advance in business corporations, bring about meaningful change in non-profits, and serve their local communities should consider the impact having the skills found in the Organizational Communication major will have on their futures.
To ensure our students are prepared to succeed in any organization, the program goals of the Organizational Communication are:
- Professionally present information to diverse audiences in face-to-face settings and digital media.
- Compose multimodal communication for personal and professional audiences.
- Inform and persuade audiences using the best practices of marketing, journalism, and strategic communication.
- Mediate conflict in interpersonal and organizational communication.
International students entering the University of Findlay’s undergraduate program must submit a TOEFL (iBT) score of at least 61, an IELTS score of at least 6.0, a Pearson Test of English (academic) of at least 50, or an International Test of English Proficiency (iTEP) of at least 3.5. International students whose medium of instruction was in English at the secondary and/or post-secondary levels may apply for exemption from this requirement. Students, who do meet these language requirements, may study in the University of Findlay’s Intensive English Program (IELP) prior to beginning their academic studies. Successful completion of the IELP waives the TOEFL, IELTS, Pearson Test of English (academic), and/or iTEP requirement.
Why studying communication is the right choice for your education?
Visit the National Communication Association’s Resource Center for more information on:
- Why Study Communication: Pathways to Your Future
- Learning Outcomes in Communication, including more on:
- What Should a Graduate with a Communication Degree Know, Understand, and Be Able to Do?
- College Graduates with Communication Degrees Have the Knowledge and Skills Employers Need
- The Role of the Communication Discipline on Campus and Beyond
Strengthen Your Resume with Communication and Business
Forbes in 2018 detailed why all employees should have communication training and in 2021 declared communication key to creating an open and diverse work environment.
More than ever, businesses need employees with critical and creative communication skills, and the all-online programs at the University of Findlay are designed to help students stand out as communication experts. Double majoring in Organizational Communication and Business with an emphasis in either Management or Marketing can be a wise and strategic choice for students who aim for leadership positions in their careers.