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Bachelor of Science in Business Education<br/> <em>Concentration in Corporate Communication</em>

If you desire flexibility in your course of study, but still want to have a rewarding career in business, look into a concentration in corporate communication. The career possibilities for the corporate communication graduate include management positions such as directors of communication, public relations, and media relations in the corporate world and in private business.

Possible Careers: Communications Specialist, Chief Communications Officer, Labor Relations Specialist, Media Relations Specialist, or Public Relations Specialist

To graduate with a degree in Business Education with a concentration in Corporate Communication, you must complete the following:
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Major Core - 33 Hours

    BCOM 301 Business Communication
    GBUS 204 Business Law I
    INF 250 Introduction to Web Development
    LDRS 300 Introduction to Leadership Concepts
    MGT 101 Introduction to Business
    MGT 301 Management Principles
    MIS 304 Management Information Systems
    MKT 301 Marketing Principles

    Software Applications - Choose 1
    BCOM 300 Spreadsheet Applications
    BCOM 310 Database Applications
    BCOM 350 Business Communication Applications

    Business Related Electives - Choose 1

    MKT 403 Retail Management
    MKT 601 Consumer Behavior
    MKT 609 Strategic Electronic Marketing
    FIN 305 Managerial Finance
    MGT 403 Business, Society, and Ethics
    MGT 602 Production Operations Management

      Related Electives - Choose 1
      BCOM 201 Intro to Corporate Communication
      COMM 128 Media and Society
      COMM 345 Visual and Creative Design
      COMM 347 Advertising

        Corporate Communication Concentration - 36 Hours

        BCOM 400 Global Business Communication
        BCOM 601 Managerial Communication
        BCOM 690 Professional Development
        BCOM 692 Managerial Reports and Presentations
        BCOM 695 Corporate Communication
        ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I
        COMM 606 Conflict Management Through Communication
        COMM 611 Organizational Culture and Climate
        MGT 610 Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining
        MGT 611 Human Resource Management
        One Elective by Advisement
        One Elective by Advisement

            General Education Cognates

            ECON 202 Principles of Economics: Macro
            FIN 205 Theory and Prac/Personal Finance
            MATH 250 Elements of Statistics
            IDS 350 Diversity in the U.S.

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