Career and Professional Development is offering phone and virtual career coaching sessions. Click here to schedule an appointment. For in-person appointments, email CPD@Mercy.edu.

Communication

Explore the following careers in the field of Communication:

  • Business
  • Public Relations / Advertising
  • Media
  • Non-Profit
  • Government
  • Law
  • Education

General Information:

  • Develop strong written and verbal communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Get experience with public speaking by joining Toastmasters.
  • Learn to work well on a team and develop leadership skills.
  • Explore specializations within major and professional field. Select electives to enhance knowledge in area(s) of interest.
  • Obtain experience through part-time employment, co-op, internships or volunteer experience.
  • Get involved in campus activities and professional organizations.
  • Speech communication is a broad degree that can lead to job opportunities in many different fields. Skills and experiences gained through co-curricular activities, internships, part-time jobs and volunteering are critical in shaping a career path.
  • Speech communication is also good preparation for graduate school in many disciplines.

Prepared by the Career Planning staff of Career Services at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (2005) UTK is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA Employer.


Explore Possible Careers Pathways in Communication:

 

Sidebar

Not Found

Apologies, but no results were found for the requested archive. Perhaps searching will help find a related post.

Career Team Hours – Virtual appointments

  Regular Hours
M 9:00am - 6:00pm -
T 9:00am - 6:00pm -
W 9:00am - 6:00pm -
TH 9:00am - 6:00pm -
F 9:00am - 6:00pm -