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Outgoing and articulate? A bachelor's degree in Communication speaks volumes.

  • $61.3K 


    2020 median salary for media and communication jobs

    (BLS)
  • Did you know?


    Creative professionals report the highest levels of job satisfaction and passion in their chosen fields. 

    (Robert Half)
  • Career Options:


    • Writer/editor

    • Public relations specialist

    • Press secretary

    • Advertising account executive

    • Producer

    • Media/Event Planner

    • Marketing/Brand Manager

    • Human relations manager or coordinator

    • Sports broadcaster
  • Top Skills


    Communication professionals possess critical aptitudes today's employers need.

    In-demand characteristics include:

    • Innovation
    • Adaptability
    • Teamwork
    • Progression
    • Inclusion

    ( Indeed / Monster )
  • 7%


    Projected annual growth rate for technical writers by 2029

    (BLS)

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  • Market Snapshot:

    39K communications jobs on Glassdoor.com as of August 2021

    (Glassdoor)

    Industries:

    • Media Production
    • Journalism
    • Marketing
    • Business Management
Teaching students in a classroom
Garner the critical thinking, technology, and presentation skills needed to break out into a bold new career.
The ability to effectively gather, filter, and convey timely information is increasingly critical in today's fast-paced marketplace. The Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Communication is designed to teach you the hard and soft skills necessary to be a sought-after professional in whatever field you choose. The job opportunities are as diverse as the skill set, and you will graduate with the capacity to turn credible market research and analysis into compelling communication.

You’ll also leave here with the skills to communicate effectively, articulate your career preparation confidently, and collaborate with others meaningfully. And in all things, we’ll help you work toward becoming a capable and trusted disciple of Jesus Christ. So whatever you do, you’ll be prepared to be the best you possible.

FREQUENTLY COMBINED WITH THIS DEGREE
Digital marketing
Develop the tech tools and strategy to navigate the ever-evolving digital side of marketing.
Execute compelling social media campaigns that employers will love.

Account manager delivering technology solutions
Turn your capacity for connection into a career delivering technology solutions.

DON'T FORGET TO PLAN YOUR COURSES

Have you laid out your course sequencing yet? It’s essential that you meet with your success advisor first thing to ensure that you stay on track. Accumulating too many credits will not only affect your eligibility for financial aid, but also your ability to transfer to another school. So don’t wait. Set yourself up for success by mapping out your required courses from the beginning.

You can reach your success advisor through the Student Success Center at studentsuccesscenter@ensign.edu or 801-524-8151.

Benjamin Hart
Benjamin Hart
Program Chair - Digital Marketing
Faculty - Digital Marketing
M.B.A., Business Administration, Utah Valley University, 2012
B.S., Psychology, Brigham Young University, 2006

Benjamin has spent fifteen years working with organizations of all sizes in marketing strategy development. At Ensign College, he served as an adjunct, subject matter expert, and course creator until joining the faculty. He encourages students to look beyond the "what" in critical thinking and also consider the "why" and "how."

Office 801-524-8163

Email bhart@ensign.edu

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