The Department of Communication offers students relevant classroom instruction that prepares them for careers in advertising, broadcast, communication studies, communication technology, journalism and public relations.
Many alumnae earn top honors in their professions and are making their mark in an exciting, fast-paced job market. Indulge us while we brag a bit on some of our graduates.
Alumna CBS 11 Karen Borta is a finalist for Best TV Broadcaster for D Magazine's Best of Big D.
Holland Sanders, 2009 Public Relations graduate, was featured in FWB CEO Magazine’s September edition as one of Fort Worth's Top 20 Women to Watch in Business.
Erick Fernandez, 2011 Broadcast Communication alum, accepted a job as an Automated Production Control operator at Telemundo 48 in San Jose, California.
Kari Corcoran, 2015 Public Relations and Advertising alum, has been hired as a campaign analyst at Centro, a digital technology and software company in Denver, Colorado.
Shanda Poster, 2013 Broadcast Communication alum, was featured in a Sept. 3 "MyArlingtonTX" article highlighting her broadcast roles with the Dallas Cowboys and FC Dallas. Here is a link to the article: http://www.arlington-tx.gov/news/2015/09/03/shaunda-posters-american-dream-seizing-arlingtons-endless-opportunities/.
Karlee Thormer, 2014 Communication Studies alum, is working for Emergency Medicine Consultants Ltd. as a document facilitator. She is responsible for communicating with medical providers to ensure their data is current and hospital privileges remain intact.