Communication: Major Opportunities

Surveys show that all businesses and organizations need effective communicators. Our programs teach the skills employers are looking for in employees. These include writing, speaking, interpersonal communication, group and team communication, digital message creation, audio and video production, visual communication, critical listening, and critical thinking.

Our students graduate prepared with the skills needed to pursue dynamic Communication careers in a wide range of areas, including:

  • Public relations
  • Advertising
  • Social media marketing
  • Corporate communication
  • Training and development
  • Public administration
  • Human resources
  • Journalism
  • Technical writing
  • Media programming
  • Audio and video production
  • Law and advocacy
  • Teaching
  • Research
  • More careers...

Our small class sizes, state-of-the-art facilities, hands-on learning environments and outstanding faculty foster outstanding academics on one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation. 

Whether you aspire to develop and manage social media communication strategies, write for a political blog, report for a news outlet, run a public relations agency or better your family communications, our degree programs will prepare you for a successful and meaningful career. Learn more »


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Comm major named Utah PR Student of the Year

Thomas Judd was named the 2014 Utah Public Relations Student of the Year in the competition sponsored by the Utah Public Relations Society Association.

On-campus television station begins operation

Wildcat ONE is now showing movies on demand, plus news and entertainment content produced by students. It can viewed in the residence halls and on monitors around campus.

WSU Debate Institute hosts 3-week summer camp

More than 120 debate students and coaches from across the country attended this summer's inaugural camp hosted by the Weber State Debate Institute.

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Department of Communication
Weber State University

1395 Edvalson St. Dept 1407
Ogden UT, 84408-1407
801-626-8924 or 626-6426 (phone)
801-626-7975 (fax)

Physical Location
Weber State University
Ogden Campus
Elizabeth Hall
Room 330

Office Hours
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday

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