The ways in which organizations communicate and interact with employees, customers and others is evolving, converging and becoming ever more complex. Learn how to engage a wide variety of audiences most effectively — at the crossroads of digital and human spaces — with the University of Central Missouri’s Corporate Communication minor. At UCM, you’ll gain vital soft skills to enhance the tangible business skills of these undergraduate degrees and others:
Connect with people wherever they are
With more employees working remotely and more consumers communicating with brands online, your ability to make meaningful, personal connections enhances your value to employers. In classes on our Warrensburg campus — with a couple of them also offered online — UCM’s Corporate Communication minor will teach you how to manage both digital and interpersonal channels in two to three semesters. You’ll then be prepared to lead in the job market, no matter your career path, through your ability to create loyal customers and enthusiastic employees.
15:1 average program student-to-faculty ratio
Modern curriculum on converged media
On-campus and online offerings
Service- and client-based experience
Corporate comm internships available
Enhance any bachelor’s degree
Digital media is driving communication and creating new cultures. At UCM, you’ll examine why you need — and learn how to use — specific messages across different channels to create meaningful interactions with coworkers, partners, prospects, customers and others — valuable knowledge for any major or career path. You’ll gain best practices to help avoid conflict and apply your learning to ensure your proficiency.
Strengthen vital business skills with UCM’s Corporate Communication minor
UCM’s Corporate Communication minor, designed for the 21st century, will teach you these skills and others to engage people in the digital realm:
These achievements help you strengthen other business skills — critical thinking, analysis, presentation, leadership and relationship-building — into invaluable career and life tools.
At the University of Central Missouri, we place great emphasis on applied learning for your Corporate Communication minor to strengthen various skills.
The increasing importance of corporate communication for bridging the divide between digital and interpersonal interaction means more career possibilities. While you may choose to work independently and serve the needs of various organizations, many UCM graduates assume roles within a wide variety of organizations where corporate communication is an integral part of day-to-day operations. Consider these career paths in any industry:
How to find a job in corporate communication
UCM’s Career Services Center is available to help with every facet of your career search — from building your resume to building your network at campus events. You can also use the interactive tool below to explore your opportunities in corporate communication.
At the University of Central Missouri, we are committed to helping you get the education you need to build vital communication skills that enhance your value to employers, no matter your major. We offer some of the nation’s most affordable tuition rates and have been recognized by LendEDU for low student debt. We still realize that many, if not most, students need means to help finance their undergraduate degree, so we also offer loans, grants and employment opportunities. In addition, you may qualify for scholarships made possible by UCM, alumni and other supporters.
What scholarships are available for UCM’s Corporate Communication students?
Depending on your UCM undergraduate major, you’re likely eligible to apply for numerous scholarships. You can search for program-specific scholarships with the UCM Scholarship Finder.
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