Communication Bachelor's Degree Overview
It pays to know how to communicate — whether you're giving a presentation, promoting a cause or an organization, or connecting with the community.
Undergraduates in The University of Toledo’s communication bachelor’s degree program study how to become effective communicators. They learn communication skills that allow them to adapt to an evolving, technology-driven job market.
UT communication majors become educated citizens who understand and practice effective communication. They go on to careers in public relations, nonprofit organizations, government, business or any field that requires solid communication skills.
Communication Bachelor's Degree Highlights
Experienced faculty. Learn from people who have worked professionally in the field.
Learn through experience. UToledo communication majors have many opportunities to practice professional communication skills in real-world settings. They also can work in a variety of student media right on campus.
Internships. Faculty members in the Department of Communication have ties to local communication companies and media outlets. The department often assists undergraduates in finding internships, either on or off campus.
Connect with UT alumni and industry experts. Join a student chapter of one of UT’s media and communication organizations, such as the Public Relations Student Society of America or the UToledo National Communication Association’s Lambda Pi Eta honors society. The groups regularly hold events and activities on campus.
Double major or minor. UToledo is a large, comprehensive university with lots of options. A communication major or minor is often paired with another course of study, such as business or the arts. Our dedicated academic advisers can help you plan.
The ability to communicate is a highly sought skill in any workplace.
- Advertising manager
- Branding specialist
- Communication associate
- Community relations manager
- Customer relations associate
- Event planner
- Human resources representative
- Market researcher
- Marketing copywriter
- Media planner/buyer
- Press secretary
- Public relations specialist
- Social media specialist
Communication Bachelor's Degree Curriculum
Communication Bachelor’s Degree Sample Courses
- Media Writing
- Social Media I and II
- Group Communication
- Interpersonal Communication
- Public Relations Theory
- Public Relations Practices