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What Can You do With a Graduate Degree in Communications?

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Advertising

  • Creative Services
  • Media
  • Research
  • Account Services
  • Administration
  • Print Production
  • Publishing

Book Publishing

  • Editorial Sales/Marketing/ Promotion/Advertising Publicity
  • Production
  • Subsidiary Rights
  • Textbooks
  • Electronic Publishing

Newspaper Publishing

  • Reporting
  • Editing
  • Advertising Sales Circulation
  • Art and Design
  • Marketing/Promotion
  • News Graphics and Photography Production

Magazine Publishing

  • Editorial
  • Advertising Sales
  • Promotion and Public Relations
  • Circulation
  • Design, Art and Production
  • Photography

Technical Writing

  • Writing and Editing
  • Technical Promotion
  • News Releases
  • Technical Advertising
  • Technical Films and Videotapes

Television

  • Programming-Production News
  • Advertising Sales
  • Promotion Administration

Public Relations

  • Research
  • Health Communication
  • Writing and Editing
  • Special Events
  • Media Relations
  • Risk and Crisis Communication
  • Fund Raising
  • Marketing Communication
  • Management/Administration
  • Convention Organizer
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Advertising Director
  • Copy Writer
  • Fundraiser
  • Public Information Officer
  • Advertising Account Executive
  • Corporate Trainer
  • Human Resource Administrator
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Audio-visual Consultant
  • Critic Journalist
  • Radio/TV Newscaster
  • Biographer
  • Sales Representative
  • Lobbyist
  • Screen/Script Writer
  • Circulation Director
  • Editor
  • Market Researcher
  • Station Programmer
  • Columnist Educator
  • Media Buyer
  • Technical Writer
  • Entertainment Agent
  • Media Production
  • Consumer Advocate
  • Film/TV Director
  • Personnel Recruiter

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Advertising

  • Advertising agencies
  • Corporate advertising departments
  • Media (sales, research, marketing)
  • Specialty advertising firms

Book Publishing

  • Publishers:
    • Tradebooks
    • Paperbacks
    • Educational materials
    • Religious
    • University presses
    • Technical, scientific and medical
    • Mail-order
    • Book clubs

Newspaper Publishing

  • Large circulation newspapers
  • Local newspapers
  • Wire services
  • Trade newspapers
  • Online publishers

Television

  • Major networks
  • Commercial broadcast stations
  • Public television stations
  • Cable television
  • Private television production
  • Government
  • Business Corporations

Radio

  • National networks
  • National public radio
  • State or regional networks
  • Major, medium & small market stations
  • Independent syndications

Public Relations

  • Public relations firms
  • Advertising agency related PR firms
  • Corporate in-house public relations departments
  • Trade associations
  • Government agencies
  • Colleges and universities
  • Nonprofit organizations

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