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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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Lisa Davidson Presents at Teachers' Conference

Lisa Davidson, communication studies faculty, presented at the International Christian Community for Teacher Education conference in May 2014.

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August 23, 2014

Undergraduate Information Session

Learn about bachelor's degree programs, financing your education, earning college credit for life learning, and your career options. Take a campus ...

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August 27, 2014

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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