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Career Paths in Communication Studies

Expert communicators are in great demand in today's job market. A bachelor's degree in communication opens doors to careers or advanced study in business and technology, public relations and advertising, government, social and human services, counseling, law and education.

Career Paths in Public Relations

Public relations practitioners research public perceptions and community interests, counsel top management, design campaigns and assess their impact, manage message design, work with traditional and social media, handle crisis communications and serve the public interest. Our bachelor's degree in public relations is designed to develop essential expertise required of professionals working in public relations, community relations and marketing communication.

Alumni

Our alumni have secured jobs in everything from public relations to education. Read more about graduates Jenny Davis and Mark Granlund — and the careers that followed their Marylhurst education.

 

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Eileen Mejia Leads Regional Retreat

Eileen Mejia, communication studies faculty, will lead a retreat for Universal Unitarians in Seabeck, Wash., in May 2015.

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May 27, 2015

Solutions Mediation Community Event

Participate in or observe scripted role-plays. Learn about conflict resolution, negotiation and mediation. Today we are proud to host peer-mediat...

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May 28, 2015

Toastmasters at Marylhurst

Toastmasters is an internationally recognized forum for improving speaking skills. Open to students, faculty, staff and the general public. The M...

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June 03, 2015

Prior Learning Assessment Information Session

For those interested in receiving college credit for documented college-level learning from employment, volunteer work, or other learning experienc...

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