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Bachelor of Science in Communication

About

Take advantage of the opportunity to design a unique plan of study, with options ranging from public relations, social media and organizational, intercultural and leadership communication. Optimize your opportunities in seeking a specific marketplace niche. You will collaborate with your faculty advisor to craft your course selection in line with your professional goals. Beyond this, you will have opportunities for hands-on learning, working with top employers in the area for internships. When you graduate, you’ll be prepared to jump start your career or beginĀ graduate school.

Concentrations

  • Integrated organizational communication
  • Communication studies
  • Media studies
  • Communication and social change
  • Public relations
  • Features

    • Apply your classroom knowledge to real life
    • Build practical experience
    • Benefit from networking opportunities and relationships in the workforce
    • Take advantage of convenient class formats that fit your schedule: online or in-class

    Facts

    Employment of public relations specialists is projected to grow 6 percent from 2014 to 2024. The need for organizations to maintain their public image will continue to drive growth in this field.

    Early admission to the Master in Business Communication: you can begin the program as an undergraduate and earn up to nine graduate hours, giving you a head start on your master’s degree.

    Career Options

    • Public relations
    • Corporate leadership
    • Internal communication
    • Sales
    • Social marketing
    • Management
    • Training & development
    • Mass communication
    • Advertising
    • Federal, state & local government fundraising
    • Graduate school