Communication Studies

Students majoring in Communication Studies examine the human, social, political, institutional, and mediated dimensions of human communication practices and processes. The competencies emphasized within the Communication Studies program are integral to postgraduate study and a wide range of occupations.

Communication Studies graduates work in a diverse array of jobs for a variety of organizations:

Festival Director, Tacoma Film Festival
, Cocoa Velvet Chocolates
Senior Product Manager
, Microsoft
Sports Writer, Bozeman Daily Chronicle
Junior Publicist, Warren Cowan & Associates
Account Executive
, Edelman
Project Manager
, Todd Construction
Director of Product Innovation
, Netflix
Digital Media Associate, Georgetown U.
Career Advisor, Goodwill Industries
, Northwestern University
Managing Director
, Oregon Trout
Worldwide Consumer Strategist, Hewlett-Packard

Learn more about Communications careers.


Visit the Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Network to see a complete list of graduates who've volunteered to speak with students about their career path.

Read extended interviews about Alumni Career Paths.

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