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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WSU students take top honors in Utah PR contest

Amber Price was named the 2013 Utah Public Relations Student of the Year in the competition sponsored by the Utah Public Relations Society Association. WSU student Ryker Morgan was named the runner-up in the statewide competition.

WSU Debate to host National Debate Coaches Association Championship

Weber State Debate will host the 8th annual National Debate Coaches Association Championship on April 12-14. About 500 debaters and coaches from elite high schools from coast to coast will attend.

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Department of Communication
Weber State University

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

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Weber State University
Ogden Campus
Elizabeth Hall
Room 330

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

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