Geneva College

Academics

Communication Major


Communication Dept.

The Communication Department offers a liberal arts approach for professional development. Students take a wide variety of communication classes and narrow their studies with one of five concentrations. In all of the department′s classes, professors emphasize the development of excellent writing and oral skills.

"Whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him." -Colossians 3:17

Concentrations

Why choose communication at Geneva College?

Some classes you might take:

  • Argument and Debate
  • Culture and Communication
  • Introduction to Public Relations
  • Media Production Practicum
  • Communication Professional
  • Art Fundamentals
  • Newswriting

What can you do with a communication degree?

Our program prepares students with a general set of communication ability paired with a focused concentration, allowing them to pursue either professional employment or graduate school. Our grads have gone on to communication positions in areas such as:

  • Communication Studies
    Training (for companies)
    Management
    Admissions
  • Public Relations
    Marketing 
    Consulting
    Advertising
  • Integrated Media
    Advertising
    Film Making
  • Visual Communication
    Interior Design
    Graphic Design
    Animation
  • Writing
    Journalism
    Editing
    Copywriting
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