Major in Communication
Offered by the Saint Louis University College of Arts and Sciences
- Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in communication
- Concentration in communication
Saint Louis University Communications Degree Overview
Saint Louis University's undergraduate communications program teaches you both the theory and practice of communicating with people effectively and ethically. Many of SLU's communications students take advantage of internship opportunities that provide valuable work experience and a chance to identify and refine their career interests and strengths.
You'll also have the chance to pursue your communications interests outside the classroom at SLU, using our digital production studios, participating in student media organizations such as KSLU, SLU-TV and The University News, and through memberships in student clubs, including Ad Club and PR Club.
What You'll Learn in SLU's Communications ProgramIf you choose to major in communications at SLU, you'll pick between five areas of concentration:
- Advertising and public relations
- Communication, culture and community
- Leadership, organizing and relating
- Journalism and media studies
- Communication studies
What Can You Do With a Communications Degree from SLU?More than 90 percent of graduates from Saint Louis University's undergraduate communications program begin a career in their chosen fields, including advertising, event planning, journalism and public affairs. Recent communications graduates from SLU hold a variety of positions at organizations in the St. Louis area and across the nation. Some of these include:
- Anheuser-Busch Co.
- BJC HealthCare
- Procter & Gamble
- Nestle PurinaSt. Louis Post-Dispatch
- Weber Shandwick Worldwide
- Wells Fargo