Whether you seek a career in public relations, advertising, publicity, organizational development, events management or media production/relations, you'll gain hands-on experience as you work side-by-side with faculty and professionals dedicated to the art of sharing information.
What Will You Learn? What Skills Will You Acquire?
In Western's Strategic Communication program, you'll study the theories and techniques of communication between organizations and their constituencies. You'll build critical thinking skills, writing and presentation techniques, while broadening your perspectives and adapting your decision-making skills to the professional environment.
Beyond the Classroom
We offer students regular interaction with local, off-campus organizations searching for the next best idea in public relations campaigns, fundraising and events management.
Our graduates have continued on to work in public relations and advertising firms, governmental agencies, arts organizations, recreation centers and positions in corporate and non-profit organizations.
If you're interested in Western's Strategic Communication Program, we invite you to take the next steps towards becoming a part of the Mountaineer family.
Share your interest with friends and family:
- Get more information about the program.
- Schedule a campus visit so you can meet professors, see the beautiful Gunnison Valley, and find out if Western is the perfect school for you.
- Start the online application process - apply online now.
- Find scholarships, grants, or financial aid that match your interests and situation.