BS-WRCOM - Writing and Communication, B.S.

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The Writing and Communication degree prepares students for careers in journalism, broadcasting, mass media, law, publishing, public relations, and related fields. Coursework and internships emphasize the need for clear communication and media literacy. The major emphasizes critical thinking skills, encourages creative problem solving, and provides an avenue for self-knowledge, cultural understanding, and social responsibility. Graduates are prepared to enter professional or graduate school and work in public and private sector communication departments such as government agencies, hospitals, non-profit organizations, or businesses that deal with local, regional, and global issues.   Students in other majors may also earn a Minor in Writing and Communication.



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