Communication Technology Major

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The Next Big Idea

If you know what HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, User Experience, UI/UX, PHP, SQL, Design Thinking, SEO and CMS mean, you may be a perfect fit for UTA's Communication Technology program, where students learn to analyze, design and apply technological solutions to today's "one-click" communication needs.

What Can You Do With A Communication Technology Degree?

  • User Experience Research and Design (UX/UI)
  • Website Developer
  • Front-End Developer
  • Interactive Multimedia Design
  • Web Application Development
  • Technical Writer
  • Internet Marketing

Courses In The Major

Foundational Courses

  • COMM 2311 - Writing for Mass Media
  • COMM 3315 - Communication Theory
  • COMM 3300 - Communication Technology
  • COMM 3310 - Communication Law and Ethics

Select Advanced Courses

  • COMM 3303 - Communication Graphics
  • CTEC 3320 - Multimodal Communication and Design
  • CTEC 4309 - Internet Marketing
  • CTEC 4321 - Digital Content Management
  • CTEC 4323 - User Experience Research and Design
  • CTEC 2350 - Web Communication Design and Development 1
  • CTEC 3350 - Web Communication Design and Development 2
  • CTEC 4350 - Web Communication Design and Development 3


You can find the official link to all Communication and Communication Technology courses in the University Catalog.


Internships and Opportunities

We encourage all eligible students to do an internship while Communication Technology student. Upon reaching upper division status, our students have interned at web development firms, media corporations, and Fortune 500 companies.

Communication Technology Coordinator

Dr. Chyng-Yang Jang

Communication Technology Sequence Coordinator

Associate Professor, Communication Technology

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