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A Major in Communications

Description of Major 

This major educates students about the message exchange among people, organizations and social institutions.

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Employment Opportunities 

Graduates are prepared for a wide range of positions in business, communications, education, law and media. A variety of jobs are available for communication graduates, including:   

Advertising Professional Lobbyist 
Announcer (Radio/TV) Media Agent
Booking Agent  Media Librarian 
Broadcast Technician  Minority Relations Specialist 
Commentator  Motivational Speaker 
Communication Consultant  Narrator 
Communication Disorders Specialist  Negotiator 
Communications Relations Specialist Newspaper Correspondent 
Convention Planner  Patient Relations Advocate 
Coordinator  Press Secretary 
Copywriter  Producer 
Corporate Communications Officer  Program Coordinator
Counselor  Promotions Officer 
Customer Sales Public Relations Specialist
Disc Jockey Publicist
Editor Radio News Programmer/Reporter
Educator Real Estate Sales
Event Coordinator  Sales Representative
Fundraiser  Special Interest Advocate 
Grant/Proposal Writer  Speech Pathologist 
Industrial Information Specialist   Speech Writer 
Information Broker Technical Documentation Specialist
Journalist  Television Director 
Lawyer  Theatre Director
Legal Assistant Tour Guide
  TV Anchorperson
   Volunteer Coordinator