Work for a non-profit and manage fundraising efforts. Oversee the development and execution of a variety of special events. Recruit and interview job candidates for a large corporation. As a communication studies major at BVU, you’ll develop essential speaking, writing, interpersonal and critical thinking skills that will prepare you for a wide range of exciting careers or for graduate school.
The communication studies program will provide you with a combination of theoretical knowledge, practical skills and hands-on learning opportunities. As part of your coursework, you will work alongside expert professors and focus your studies on specialized aspects of communication, including leadership, organizational communication and public speaking. In addition to classroom instruction, you will gain practical experience through internships, co-curricular opportunities and extended research projects. A communication studies degree from BVU will allow you to hone your written and oral communication skills, apply communication theories to both personal and professional situations, and increase your understanding of human interaction. The ability to communicate effectively, persuasively, and clearly will help make you a valuable asset in any organization.
Our students' desire to learn and experience new things keeps me in love with teaching at BVU. Seeing students' lives transformed as they make new discoveries about themselves and about the world around them energizes me daily.