Communication

Overview

The Department of Communication seeks to emphasize theories and techniques which give students the ability to adapt to rapid changes in communication technology. The degree Bachelor of Arts in Communication is offered with multiple specializations.

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Degrees

  • Communications - BA, MA
  • Public Relations - BA
  • Journalism - BA
  • Communication Studies - BA
  • Communication Technology - BA
  • Broadcasting - BA
  • Advertising - BA

What Will I Learn?

Students will learn an overview of the role and function of communication in society. These courses present a broad academic exposure, including theories, skills, techniques, critical analysis, historical perspectives, and aesthetic appreciation.

Example Courses

  • Advertising Media
  • Strategic Communication
  • Digital Advertising Design
  • Broadcast Writing and Reporting
  • Multimedia Production
  • Writing for Mass Media
  • Communication Technology
  • Web Communication Design and Development
  • Photojournalism
  • Copy Editing
  • Public Relations Campaigns
All Major Courses

Career Opportunities

  • Public Relations Manager
  • Marketing Executive
  • Advertising Executive
  • Web Content Manager
  • Media Planner
  • Sports Reporter
  • Journalist
  • Social Media Manager
  • Television/Film/Video Producer
  • Photographer

OUR UNDERGRADUATES EARN ON AVERAGE *

$39,263

1st year

$55,642

5th year

$65,780

10th year

* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)

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Contact Department

Website:
Communication

Phone:
817-272-2163

Address: 
Room 118 Fine Arts Building