Organizational Communication Degree

Prepare for a career as a communication leader.

At Park University, our Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication degree is designed for students preparing for successful professional careers in management, training, development, human resources, consulting, or related fields. Students in this program will learn about interviewing, interpersonal communication, media analysis and criticism, and more.

Locations & Learning Options

As a student in our Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication program, you’ll have the option of taking classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus, one of our Kansas City area campuses, and/or online. This degree requires a minimum of 122 completed credit hours, including 45 hours of degree-specific core curriculum courses and 18 hours for a required minor in a different discipline. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this degree.


  • Online
  • Parkville
  • Gilbert
  • Campus Centers

Dr. Tim Westcott

Dr. Timothy Charles Westcott

Chair, Department of Culture & Society
Professor of History

Lora Cohn

Dr. Lora Cohn

Program Coordinator
Associate Professor of Communication

Dr. Mark Noe

Professor of Communication

Organizational communication is about leadership in a broad spectrum of fields.

At Park University, our goal is to help our students learn how to think, how to innovate, and how to lead. During your time as a student in our Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication program, you will acquire the skills and knowledge needed in a broad spectrum of professions in contemporary corporate, government, and non-profit environments.


Our programs will prepare you for a career as a:

  • Communications Manager
  • Company Spokesperson
  • Public Relations Strategist
  • Project Manager
student at laptop
student at laptop

Program Highlights

If you are interested in pursuing the Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication degree, you will study the theories and practice of organizational leadership, interpersonal communication, and other subject areas related to the field. You will also have an opportunity to pursue a senior research project for a deeper exploration of organizational communication.

Related programs

Park University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.