Optional Specializations

Focused Areas of Study for Communication Majors

Through optional specializations, you can tailor your Communication major to gain marketable, technical expertise. Your Faculty Advisor will help you map out the best academic path to reach your desired career and/or graduate studies goals.

Specializations In the Communication Major

  • The specialization in Journalism will allow you to develop the fundamental journalistic credentials that will make your résumé a standout in a highly competitive marketplace.
  • Learn the strategic skills needed to create, plan, promote, and execute successful special events for targeted audiences with the Event Management specialization.
  • The specialization in Publishing will give you the foundational knowledge and skill set to be successful post-graduation in the field of publishing.
  • The Sonic Arts specialization will allow you to integrate music, audio production, and sound design into your program.