Major or Minor in Communication

Success Relies on Versatility

A major in Communication at Brevard College affords you the opportunity to build skills applicable to any field.

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Why Study Communication?

In an era where our world is more connected than ever, the realm of communication and media presents daily challenges. Enter Brevard College’s Communication degree program – your passport to mastering an ever-evolving professional landscape. As a Communication major at BC, you'll not only tackle these challenges head-on but also thrive through innovative problem-solving, adaptability, and the digital finesse needed in today's communication-rich environment.

Career Skills

in Marketing, Social Media, Journalism, and more

When you graduate with a Communication degree from Brevard College, you won't just be ready for a range of careers; you'll be geared up for those yet to emerge, thanks to the program’s forward-looking approach. We cultivate students into powerful communicators, all set to dive into their chosen career path or pursue advanced studies.

A Small Sample of Career Potential:

Outdoor Adventure, Parks & Recreation

  • Outdoor Education Coordinator
  • Adventure Tourism Marketer
  • Public Relations for National Parks

Criminal Justice

  • Public Affairs Specialist
  • Crisis Communication Manager
  • Media Relations Coordinator for Law Enforcement

Science & Technology

  • Technical Writer
  • Science Communicator
  • Corporate Communication Specialist in Tech Firms


  • Medical Writer
  • Health Communication Specialist
  • Environmental Public Relations Specialist


  • Corporate Communication Manager
  • Investor Relations Officer
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Intelligence Analyst


  • Sports Marketer
  • Sports Publicist
  • Content Creator/Social Media Management
  • Game Day Coordinator

Computer Science

  • Data Journalist
  • Data Visualization Designer
  • Data Product Manager
  • Data Science Writer
  • Data Ethics Specialist
  • Data Communication Strategist
  • Data Education Specialist
  • Data Collection Specialist


  • Content Strategist
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Journalist
  • Editorial Manager
  • Media Planner/Buyer
  • Podcast Producer
  • TV Producer
  • Social Media Manager
  • Data Analyst
  • SEO SpecialistScreenwriter
  • Media Production

Collaboration is key at Brevard College. Working closely with advisors and faculty, you'll chart a course to success in your chosen field.

Tailor your studies to your passions, and even sprinkle in a minor or second major in a related field.

As a graduate, you'll step into the world not only equipped with knowledge and skills but also with a portfolio that echoes your unique career or grad school dreams.

Plus, you'll grasp the profound impact of communication and media on a global and local scale, setting you up to be a true change-maker.

Communication majors receive a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Communication


Related Programs

  • English

  • Business & Organization Leadership

  • Psychology

  • Honors Program

  • Full-Tuition Scholarship

About the Communication Program

This program harmonizes the art of communication and media studies with hands-on skills vital for success in dynamic roles across a variety of industries – think public relations, social media management, advertising, and content strategy; or more broadly consider the in-demand nature of communication in science, medical, and justice fields. Traditional coursework meshes seamlessly with project-based learning, immersive experiences, and internships, giving you the best of both worlds. Day one, whether you transfer, are a freshman communication major, or choose Communication as a second major - the degree program provides the evidence of practical skills that the employers are looking for.

"I highly recommend Brevard for the opportunity to expand your thinking, enlighten your experience and to grow as a person."

- Cynthia 
Visit Brevard

Come experience Brevard's Communication Program for yourself!

Visitation is the best way to see if our Communication Program is a good fit for you.

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