Applied Communication

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The applied communication major provides students with a solid foundation to meet the diverse requirements of communication professionals in a wide variety of contexts. This major prepares students for careers in public relations, personnel management, consultation programs, media communications, and corporate executive training. Because excellent communication skills are important in many professions, this major has also been chosen by those pursuing careers in marketing/sales and politics. It also serves as excellent preparation for those planning additional graduate professional training such as law, theology, and business.


  • Organizational Communication
  • Public Communication
  • Strategic Communication