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What can I do with a major in...?: Communication Studies

Career resources for your major.

About Communication Studies Major

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  • B.A. Communication Studies



"Students majoring in communication will learn to understand, interpret, produce and critique messages within the contexts of interpersonal, media and public culture."

- CNU Undergraduate Catalog

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Body Language Interpretation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Oral and Written Communication Skills
  • Persuasion and Negotiation Skills
  • Public Speaking and Presentation Skills
  • Traditional and Social Media Skills

Next Steps

  • Take the FOCUS (use access code: captains to make your account) to see which careers match your interests
  • Explore where CNU grads with this degree are working/studying
  • Tailor your Resume to your interests
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