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Communication

Majors Available

  • Communication, with these specialization options:
    • Advertising/Public Relations
    • Applied Communication
    • Film and New Media
    • Media and Cultural Studies
    • Performance Studies

Teacher certification is available. We also offer a Master of Arts in communication.

Career Opportunities

A communication degree can prepare you for a variety of careers, including:

  • Advertising (graphic design, copy writing, media buying, marketing, sales)
  • Public relations
  • Editing
  • Communications consultation
  • Corporate dispute or conflict resolution
  • Broadcast industry
  • Corporate video
  • Education
  • Law research

For more information about communication careers, visit the Career Development Office.

Departmental Highlights

  • Our students use cutting-edge technology to simulate work settings and situations they are likely to encounter in a professional environment.
  • Internships are available with area newspapers, magazines, radio stations, TV stations and corporations.
  • Students can get involved in various groups and news outlets, including the Ram Page student newspaper, Ram Radio, Ram TV, ASU Advertising Club and Lambda Pi Eta honor society.
  • Faculty in our department have received statewide honors for their teaching skills, and small classes provide students with individual attention. Many faculty are also active in research and with academic publications.