The Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies provides students with the skills needed to carve any career path, satisfy any employer and become their own best advocate. Opportunities include gaining a broad understanding of the principles of human communication and the practical skills necessary for effective oral and written communication. Students may choose from the following concentrations:
Human Relationships – focuses on navigating interpersonal communication, non-verbal communication, small group communication and more
Public Relations – explores strategic communication with emphasis on building relationships and applying theory to practice through the public relations process
Sports Broadcasting and Communication – provides opportunities to operate digital broadcasts and video technology to create sports content for distribution over multiple platforms
Visual Communication – highlights a variety of mediums including the fields of graphic design and social media
Students pursue diverse paths that include graduate/professional school as well as exciting careers. Our students work in public relations, multimedia studies, education, law, non-profit work and corporate communications. This degree offers a variety of hands-on, practical learning opportunities, as well as internships with local businesses.