While a degree in communication studies provides a foundation of knowledge and skills appropriate to a wide range of professions, you will need to consider carefully how you can tailor your broad education to specific jobs and industries. Internships, volunteer experience, elective courses and complementary majors or minors can play a pivotal role in your preparation for various careers.
A communication studies degree prepares you for careers in the following areas:
Counseling and social services
Health care management
Marketing, advertising and public relations
Training and development
Volunteer recruitment and management