Communication: Major Opportunities

Our small classes, innovative curriculum and hands-on learning environments facilitated by outstanding faculty make working toward a Communication degree at Weber State University a personalized experience.  Whether you aspire to develop and manage social media communication strategies, report for a news outlet, work in public relations, create entertaining videos, be on TV or the radio, run for political office or improve family communication, a Communication degree from Weber State will prepare you for a meaningful and successful career.

Careers in Communication

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
  • Advocacy
  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Sales
  • Recruiting
  • Entertainment

See a complete list of Communication careers.

No. 1 Skill Employers Want

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
  • Critical thinking


Welcome to Spring Semester!

Catch up on all the latest happenings and what your fellow students and alumni are up to in our January - February Newsletter.
Read it here.

Weber State Speech Team

Congratulations to our Speech Team. They took first at the Great Salt Lake Invitational Tournament.  Every Weber State competitor placed in the top ten. Complete list here.


Fulbright Specialist

Congratulations to Dr. Sheree Josephson, who has been selected as a Fulbright Specialist. She will share her experiences as a Fulbright Scholar working at 102.3 FM in Tunis, Tunisia.

Study Abroad - Washington D.C.

Visit the sites associated in the Capitol City with our five pillar freedoms. Short lectures and group discussions, reflection papers, and active exploration of the First Ammendment.

Contact Us

Mailing Address

Department of Communication
Weber State University
1395 Edvalson St. Dept. 1407
Ogden, UT 84408-1407

Physical Location

Weber State University
Ogden Campus
Elizabeth Hall
Room 330

Phone, Email & Office Hours


Spring Semester Hours:
Monday through Thursday:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

If you would like to connect with an advisor, they are listed by emphasis here.