Education & Social Sciences

Communication Studies

Careers in Communication

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What career opportunities do I have with a communication studies degree?

There are many career paths that a person with a Communication Studies Major/Minor can choose. Here are some job titles that former graduates with Communication Studies Majors/Minors hold. Some careers may take additional schooling. *MU COMM Alumni

Business
  • Personnel Recruiter
  • Sales Representative*
  • Director of Training and Development Coordinator*
  • Benefits Administrator
  • Director of Human Resources*
  • Manager of Customer Service*
  • International Corporate Representative
  • Grant Writer
  • Medical Training Supervisor
  • Marketing Director*
  • Career Advisor*
  • Employment Services Supervisor*
  • Property Manager*
  • Customer Response Specialist*
  • Senior Account Executive*
  • Branch Manager*
  • Director of Business Development*
Education
  • Admissions Counselor*
  • Education Researcher
  • Alumni Officer
  • Director of Development*
  • Professor (Graduate School)*
  • Educational Administrator
  • Visual Impairment Professional*
  • IT Director*
  • Director of Financial Aid*
Public Relations
  • Copy Writer
  • Media Relations Specialist*
  • Creative Director
  • Public Relations Associate*
  • Product Marketing Manager*
  • Account Executive Manager*
  • Promotions Manager*
  • Public Researcher
  • Marketing Consultant*
  • Public Opinion Researcher
  • Advertising Account Coordinator*
  • Director of Special Projects*
Media
  • Broadcasting Station Manager*
  • News Writer
  • Technical Director*
  • Media Sales Representative*
  • News and Relations Manager
  • Casting Director*
  • Announcer
  • Media Analyst
  • Managing Editor*
  • Reporter*
  • Floor Director*
  • Producer*
  • Sportswriter*
Government
  • Lobbyist
  • Campaign Director
  • Legislative Assistant*
  • Elected Official
  • Research Specialist
  • Public Information Officer
  • Foreign Correspondent
  • Translator
  • International Tour Coordinator
Social and Human Services
  • Lawyer*
  • Human Rights Officer
  • Recreation Director*
  • Program Coordinator*
  • Legal Reporter
  • Mediation Specialist
  • Public Administrator
  • Community Affairs Liaison*
  • Para-legal*
  • Donor Relations Supervisor*