Interpersonal/organizational communication examines the impact of communication theory in multiple interpersonal and organizational contexts. It explores how human communication influences cultures, groups, and individuals. It also teaches effective communication in different types of organizations.
Rhetorical studies examines how communication is influential in the formation and growth of every culture. It explores the power of communication in terms of persuasion, public advocacy, public address, and public policy.
Performance studies examines how performance is central to the development of human beings and cultures. We are always performing different roles, and performance is a tool used to communicate different messages.