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Why study Communication Studies at Madonna University?

  • Develop communication skills in high demand by employers
  • Engage in internships and service-learning projects to enhance classroom learning
  • Learn from talented, caring faculty with vast experience in corporate, non-profit and higher education settings
  • Receive personal instruction in small classes

This program will help you develop as a civic-minded and ethical communicator. Courses and projects are designed to hone your skills in: public speaking, teamwork, persuasive communication, solid argument construction, and analytical reasoning. Throughout the program, you will examine people's use of verbal and non-verbal symbols to construct messages and create meaning. Gain experience in analyzing communication between individuals, groups and organizations in private, public, and mediated contexts.

The Communication Studies major is designed to provide you broad preparation for entry-level professional jobs (with for-profit and non-profit organizations) and graduate-level specialization. You may choose from the following concentrations within the Communication Studies major: public advocacy, public communication, or organizational communication.

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