About the Communication Minor

No matter what career path you choose, written and oral communication skills will be crucial to your success. Our unique, broad-based curriculum will prepare you to be an effective communicator by exposing you to a wide range of subjects including interpersonal and organizational communication, integrated media, public relations, communication studies and peace communication. As a communication minor, you will gain the knowledge and experience you need to be a competitor in today’s job market.

The University of Mount Union’s Department of Communication majors and minors have landed positions at local, regional and national media outlets such as the Associated Press, Log Home Living Magazine, Fox Sports Ohio, WJW Fox 8 Cleveland, WEWS News Net 5 Cleveland, 1450 WJER AM and The Canton Repository, among others. They can also be found working in the public relations in agency settings and for organizations including Aramark, COSI, Nationwide Insurance, Harvard University and George Washington University. Some even own their own businesses.

Mount Union Department of Communication majors and minors also have pursued graduate studies at institutions across the country including the University of Georgia, University of Wisconsin, Youngstown State University, Northwestern University, Syracuse University, The Ohio State University, Kent State University and University of Akron.

The minor in communication is administered by the Department of Communication, which also offers programs in communication studies, integrated media and public relations.

You may also want to check out English and writing.

Interested in an on-campus job as a communication minor? Check out the Digital, Written and Oral Communication Studio.

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