Career Opportunities

The National Communication Association published a poster entitled, "What Can I Do With a Communication Degree?" A degree in Communication Studies and Theatre Arts offers a number of compelling employment opportunities, including: 

Careers in Communication


  • Advertising and Marketing Specialist
  • Copy Writer
  • Sales Manager
  • Media Planner
  • Public Opinion Research

Public Relations

  • Publicity Manager
  • Press Agent
  • Fund Raiser
  • Sales Manager
  • Account Executive


  • Acting
  • Technical Theatre
  • Directing
  • Sound and Lighting
  • Film and Television

Careers Related to Communication 


  • Public Informative Officer
  • Director of Corporate Communication
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Negotiator
  • Human Resources Manager


  • Speech Writer
  • Campaign Director
  • Research Specialist
  • Lobbyist
  • Press Secretary


  • Hospital Director of Communication
  • School Health Care Administrator
  • Medical Center Publications Editor
  • Drug Rehabilitationist
  • Marketing Director

International Relations and Negotiations

  • On-air International Broadcasting Talent
  • Corporate Representative
  • Student Tour Director
  • Foreign Relations Officer
  • Foreign Correspondent


  • Public Defender
  • Corporate Lawyer
  • Legal Researcher
  • Mediator and Negotiation Specialists
  • Legal Secretary, Reporter, or Educator

Social and Human Sciences

  • Social Worker
  • Public Administrator
  • Recreational Supervisor
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Human Rights Officer


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