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Communication (B.A.)


EDU 4Our communication majors receive quality instruction in both the scientific and artistic foundations of communication as well as in the application of these theories within a number of specific contexts. Our courses emphasize interpersonal interaction and human relationships, organizational and institutional communication, public discourse and mass communication.

Our students choose courses and areas of specialization that can lead to careers in such fields as media relations, marketing, journalism, human resources, politics and government. We help our students take advantage of the many internship and field-based opportunities available in the D.C. area’s local television stations, public relations firms, lobbying groups and political offices. Our program also prepares our majors to pursue advanced studies for a variety of careers, including media relations, marketing, journalism, and publishing.

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Featured Courses

COM 225 Intercultural Communication COM 290 Public Speaking COM 305 Minority Images in American Media COM 312 Gangsters and American Film COM 340 Voice Techniques and Articulation COM 365 Advocacy and Argument COM 370 Publicity and Media Relations COM 388 Gender and Communication

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Career Paths

  • Journalist
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Publisher
  • Broadcaster
  • Producer
  • Lawyer
  • Political Advisor
  • Public Health Administrator
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Teacher / Professor

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  • National Geographic
  • C.N.N.
  • C.S.P.A.N.
  • C.B.S.
  • The Kennedy Center

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