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Interpersonal and Organizational

Interpersonal and organizational communication teaches cutting-edge, dynamic communication methods.

This versatile degree will develop your speaking and writing skills while providing the ideal preparation for careers that involve human relations related to interpersonal and organizational communication.

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How to Apply

Top Reasons

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Go Beyond

Relationships with professors extend beyond the classroom and beyond graduation. We continue to provide graduates with professional and career guidance.

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Conference Opportunities

Students have the opportunity to present at state and national conferences to share campaigns and network with industry professionals.

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Engaged Learning

With an on campus television station, newspaper, and social media experience, you can put your theories to practice in a real-world, hands-on environment.

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Graduate School Head Start

The degree requires either a semester-long internship or senior thesis, which can be used as a writing sample for graduate applications.

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Program Contact

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Dr. Cara Mackie

Associate Professor of Communication

Moc Quotes

Interpersonal Communication is more than just an academic field. It’s a series of life lessons that applies to all facets of your college experience.”
– Megan Getter, Class of 2012

Program Details

A full description of the curriculum and course titles can be found in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog

Internship Opportunities

Gain invaluable experience and professional connections by interning with the nation’s leading organizations.

publix supermarkets
rutgers university in new brunswick
watson clinic

Clubs and Organizations

Lambda Pi Eta, the national communication honor society, promotes leadership in the field of communication through volunteering in the community, and in leadership workshops offered on campus.

Along with active professional organizations such as the Florida Public Relations Association, the American Advertising Federation, and the National Broadcasting Society, you can join our forensic team, our competitive speech and debate program, and Pi Kappa Delta, the oldest honorary speech and debate organization in the nation.

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