The Professional Communication and Leadership major provides a broad foundation in communication theory, opening students to a wide range of occupational choices. Students will investigate the theory of human interaction in a variety of contexts and learn to apply that theory in practical ways through experiential learning opportunities. The major emphasizes effective and ethical communication in professional contexts.
At the completion of the curriculum, Professional Communication and Leadership majors will be able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of theories in communication and leadership and demonstrate application of those theories through praxis.
Exhibit knowledge of a variety of communication and leadership skills for application in interpersonal relationships and group leadership in both the public and private sphere.
Demonstrate an understanding of ethical approaches to communicative leadership.
Display competence in oral, written, and visual communication.
The Major in Professional Communication and Leadership