Carrie Kikel, communication alum, was named communication manager for the Oregon Arts Commission and the Oregon Cultural Trust in October 2014.
Career Paths in Communication Studies
Expert communicators are in great demand in today's job market. A bachelor's degree in communication opens doors to careers or advanced study in business and technology, public relations and advertising, government, social and human services, counseling, law and education.
Career Paths in Public Relations
Public relations practitioners research public perceptions and community interests, counsel top management, design campaigns and assess their impact, manage message design, work with traditional and social media, handle crisis communications and serve the public interest. Our bachelor's degree in public relations is designed to develop essential expertise required of professionals working in public relations, community relations and marketing communication.