Marylhurst University offers a unique, career-focused program in Communication and Media. The program is a concentration within our broader B.A. in Liberal Studies degree. This means you combine interdisciplinary methods and insights from art, economics, media & film studies, history, and the social sciences in order to examine the relation between our historical past and the increasingly globalized and digital world we currently inhabit.
Coursework is rooted in theory and practice, which means you will learn effective written and verbal communication skills, critical thinking, creative problem solving, ethical advocacy, and multicultural competence. The objective is to better understand the complex and interconnected world through the ubiquitous lens of media and a diverse set of communication skills. As reported by the National Association for Colleges and Employers, verbal and written communication are among the top skills sought by today’s employers.
Students benefit from professional development opportunities, including internships and senior project work, which prepare them for a range of job opportunities.
Earn your bachelor’s in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Communication and Media.