Transferable Skills

Upon successful completion of the communication major, students will be able to

  • write correctly and clearly in forms and styles appropriate for the communication professions, audiences, and purposes they serve;
  • demonstrate oral communication skills and articulate ideas, feelings, and attitudes to a target audience;
  • apply tools and technologies appropriate for the communication professions in which they work;
  • effectively use research skills to gather data from diverse sources;
  • apply communication concepts and theories in the use and presentation of images and information;
  • create journalistic, persuasive and strategic communication materials;
  • communicate ethically and responsibly as professionals;
  • critically analyze media texts