Careers: B.A. in Communication at Marylhurst
Marylhurst’s graduates pursue communication careers or advanced study in business, government, social and human services, public relations, marketing, coaching and human performance consulting. Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics, growth in communication and media related fields will increase by four percent in the next decade. That means more than 27,000 new jobs. A bachelor’s degree is required in most communication occupations, and the median income is just over $52,000 a year.
The B.A. in Communication program is now accepting inquiries and applicants for 2017.
Communication Degree: Sample Job Titles
A communication degree can lead toward diverse careers and job titles including:
- Marketing/communications assistant
- Digital marketing strategist
- Public relations/social media specialist
- Communications content writer and editor
- Nonprofit program manager
- Content coordinator
- Events coordinator
- Media relations coordinator
- Organizational mediator
- Community relations specialist
Career and Internship Services
As a Marylhurst student, you will have access to our Career and Internship Services team who offer everything from resume help to internship placement. And this service continues beyond your years with Marylhurst, as an alum, you have access to career management and assistance from our hands-on, caring team.
Because most of our faculty are also practitioners in their specialized field, you benefit from their network. Connections and relationships you build during your program will give you a significant advantage in your career field.
Let’s get started.