Career Possibilities

The critical thinking and writing skills that Communications students acquire from their coursework, combined with the experience they gain by participation in internships and student groups, prepare them for a wide array of career opportunities.


Reporter, editor, features writer, freelance writer, columnist, correspondent, new broadcaster, editorial writer, news director, blogger, video podcaster, media management, researcher and photojournalist.

Media Studies

Critic, writer, producer, director, editor, media management, media distributor, researcher, and broadcasting/webcasting management.

Advertising/Public Relations

Account executive, account planner, public relations/advertising manager, marketing communications, advertising media analyst, corporate communications, public information officer, advertising copy writer, advertising designer, publications editor, product promotion and speech writer.