Communication Career Paths - The University of Science and Arts of

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    Communication Career Paths

For more information about specific careers, check with the Career Center, your advisor, Nash Library,

    people working in the field, and/or write to a related professional organization.

    Career Paths with a Bachelor’s in Communications

    Account Executive Electronic Publication Market Research Specialist Radio/TV Announcer Advertising Copywriter Specialist Media Manager Recreation Coordinator Advertising Manager Events Planner Narrator Recruiter Attractions Manager Foreign Service Officer News Writer/Editor Real Estate Agent/Broker Broadcast Advertising Graphic Artist Paralegal Researcher Campaign Manager Guest Coordinator Photographer Social Services Admin.

    Communications Director Hospitality Manager Photojournalist Speech Writer Community Action Director Human Resources Presenter Sportscaster Consumer Advocate Specialist Print Production Technical Writer Consumer Affairs Specialist Insurance Agent/Broker Coordinator Training Specialist Counselor Interviewer Probation & Parole Officer Translator Customer Service Rep. Labor Relations Specialist Production Assistant Travel Agent Development Officer Lawyer Promotions Manager TV Engineer Director Legal Assistant Proofreader TV News Anchor Documentarian Legislative Aide Public Administrator TV, Film, Theatre Producer Editorial Assistant Lighting Technician Public Information Officer Video Programmer Elected Official Lobbyist Public Relations Specialist Writer/Author

    Check job titles at the Occupational Outlook Handbook

    Hiring Institutions

    Advertising agencies Labor unions Publishing companies Air, bus, and rail lines Law firms Radio & television Airports Magazines and newspapers Real estate firms Corporations Manufacturing & processing firms Research and development Educational institutions Marketing firms Social service agencies Film companies Nonprofit organizations Software companies Government agencies Online publishers Special interest groups Hospitals Professional journals Trade associations Insurance companies Public relations firms Wire services

    Marketable Skills

Attention to details Identify & manage different needs constituencies

    Clear & concise writing abilities Interpersonal skills

    Compare & contrast evidence Interpretation skills

    Create entertaining & persuasive messages Measure media effects

    Create powerful images with sight, sound, motion & words Planning & managing

    Critical thinking skills Public speaking

    Define hypotheses Reporting & editing

    Demonstrate creativity & artistic expression Understand institutional & cultural values

    Demonstrate curiosity Withstand criticism

    Develop market research Word processing

    Flexibility Work independently

    Gather information & data Work with deadlines Good judgment


    University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Career Center

    1727 W. Alabama • Chickasha, OK 73018 • Phone: 405-574-1326 • Fax: 405-574-1220

    Communication Career Resources

    Organizations & Associations Writers Guild of America

    Job Resources American Advertising Federation

    American Assoc. of Univ. Presses AAP Jobs in Publishing American Society of Newspaper Editors AdAge Career Center Association for Women in Communication AC Nielsen Association of American Publishers ACES Jobs for Editors Association of Directory Publishers Artist Resource Authors & Publishers Association B Roll Net TV News Photo Jobs Business Comm. Resources Bloomberg Careers Bookbuilders West Broadcast Net California Broadcasters Association Brass Ring California Newspaper Publishers Association California Journalism Job Bank City & Regional Magazine Association Career Page Corporation for Public Broadcasting Careers in Marketing Educational Paperback Association CBS Radio International Communication Association CNET

    International Publishers Association Communications Roundtable Magazine Publishers of America Cool Jobs National Academy of TV Arts & Sciences Council for Advancement & Support of Ed National Association of Broadcasters Creative Freelancers National Communication Association Dreamworks National Newspaper Publishers Association Entry Level PR National Public Radio Entertainment Careers National Writers Union Entertainment Jobs Newspaper Association of America EW Scripps Company Public Relations Society of America Film & TV Production Resources Publishers Weekly FMQB Jobs Small Publishers, Artists, & Writers Network Freelance Writing Small Publishers Assoc. of North America Gannett Careers Society for Technical Communication Hearst Company Society of American Business Editors & Writers Hospitality Net Southern California Broadcasters Assoc. Hot Jobs

    Southern States Communication Assoc. Houghton Mifflin Careers


    University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Career Center

    1727 W. Alabama • Chickasha, OK 73018 • Phone: 405-574-1326 • Fax: 405-574-1220

    Communication Career Resources

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University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Career Center

1727 W. Alabama • Chickasha, OK 73018 • Phone: 405-574-1326 • Fax: 405-574-1220

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