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

COMM News

Mark of Excellence Awards

Congratultions to The Signpost for three wins and even more finalists at the Region 9 Mark of Excellence awards. Inlcuding placing as a finalist for All Around Newspaper. More.   

 

Penna Powers Virtual Tour

Join PRSSA Friday, April 16th at 10 am for a one-hour vitual tour of Penna Powers, and award-winning communication agency in Salt Lake City. More.

 
 
 

Walker Cinemas Film Festival

Nine students from the Weber State Speech Team competed in the Pi Kappa Delta National Tournament, with several students advancing to elimination rounds and receiving awards.

 

 
 
 

Weber State Speech Team wins in Nationals

Nine students from the Weber State Speech Team competed in the Pi Kappa Delta National Tournament, with several students advancing to elimination rounds and receiving awards.

 

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

801-626-6426
communication@weber.edu

Currently we are working from home.
You can contact us Monday through Thursday between 9:00 AM and 1:00 PM through Zoom by clicking here.

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