Why Communication at Valpo?
A communication major can take you down a variety of career paths from public relations and journalism to social media management and public speaking. In fact, no matter your dream job, a degree in communication will provide an excellent foundation in effective verbal, written, and visual communication found valuable in various careers. You will learn how to use a wide variety of communication outlets, determine your target audience, analyze the context, and create messages with the appropriate meaning for your communication goals. In addition, communication majors are encouraged to get involved with the diverse media outlets run through the department, including the campus newspaper, radio station, television station, and yearbook.
The CVA department faculty have relationships with local professionals and organizations including organizations on campus that have successfully hosted students as interns.
The career opportunities for Communication majors are diverse. It will prepare graduates for a variety of careers.
Experts and Mentors
Professors at Valpo help students develop their knowledge, their career plans, and their curiosity.
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