Career Options

Career Options

The Corporate Communication degree is interdisciplinary in nature. Therefore, graduates have diverse career opportunities related to oral, visual, and written communication. Employment prospects include positions in editing, writing, and technical writing, or as Advertising and Promotions Managers, Marketing Managers, Public Relations Managers or Public Relations Specialists.

Projections by the National Bureau of Labor Statistics indicate that these professions are projected to increase by 9% nationally, and by 6% in Pennsylvania, during the period from 2010 to 2020. Public Relations Specialists have been designated a high-priority occupation in Pennsylvania with expected growth of 11% during the same period.

The following are examples of careers undertaken by Corporate Communication graduates:

  • Account Executive
  • Hospitality Manager
  • Sales Representative
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Advertising Manager
  • Personnel Specialist
  • Writer/Author
  • Presenter
  • Special Events Coordinator
  • Political Aide
  • Promotions Manager
  • Speech Writer
  • Consumer Affairs Specialist
  • Sportscaster
  • Public Information Officer
  • Communications Director
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Radio/TV Announcer
  • Technical Writer
  • Telemarketing Specialist
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Fundraiser
  • Training & Development
  • Specialist Events Planner
  • Youth Worker
  • Media Manager
  • Recruiter
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Community Action Director
  • Recreation/Attractions Manager
  • Campaign Manager
  • Development Director
  • Advertising Copywriter