The business communications major at Concordia University Chicago is designed to prepare graduates for success in a dynamic, exciting career and to give them the tools to grow into strong, confident, ethical leaders in their field in the future.

Career Opportunities

  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Advertising Executive
  • Marketing Executive 
  • Politician
  • Lobbyist
  • Broadcaster
  • Labor Relations Specialist 
  • Government Information Officer
  • Communication Manager
  • Technical Writer 
  • News Analyst
  • Correspondence Reporter
  • Human Resources Professional 

Business Communication Program and Degree Overview

Our rigorous but flexible programs build your critical knowledge of business issues and communication skills.

Business communication majors find careers in corporate, nonprofit, education, political and government settings.

Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing students with a well-rounded learning experience by using the latest technology and engaging students with real-world business scenarios and hands-on learning exercises.

The bachelor of arts degree in business communication requires 48 semester hours of concentrated study. Students take required business courses in:

  • accounting
  • consumer behavior
  • economics
  • ethics
  • finance
  • information technology
  • management
  • marketing
  • statistics
  • business writing and communication
  • public relations
  • intercultural and marketing communication

For details about required courses, please visit our online catalog.


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