Communication - Career Center - CSU, Chico

Communication

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Communication Design degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:
Advertising Manager
Anchor
Animator
Art Director (Multimedia)
Artist
Audiovisual Librarian
Broadcaster
Cartoonist
Cinematographer
College Instructor
Commercial Artist
Commercial Photographer
Copywriter
Desktop Publisher
Digital Imaging Technician
Editor
Fashion Photographer
Graphic Designer
Illustrator
Layout Artist
Management Trainee
Market Researcher
Media Director
Medical Illustrator
Meeting and Convention Planner
Motion Picture Camera Operator
Multimedia Artist
Photographer
Photographic Equipment Technician
Photojournalist
Prepress Technician
Publications Specialist
Radio Announcer
Scientific Illustrator
Scientific Photographer
Sound Engineer Technician
Student Services Advisor
Television Announcer
Video Editor
Video Producer
Visual Merchandiser
Web Designer

 

Some graduates with Communication Studies degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:
Account Executive
Advertising Manager
Bank Officer
Blogger
Broadcaster
Buyer
Claims Examiner
Communications Specialist
Copywriter
Customer Service Representative
Events and Convention Planner
Fashion Merchandiser
Hospitality/Hotel Manager
Human Resources Manager
Insurance Agent
Lawyer
Management Trainee
Market Researcher
Promotions Manager
Public Information Officer
Public Relations Specialist
Real Estate Agent

Recruiter
Retail Manager
Sales Representative
Social Media Coordinator
Speech Writer
Stockbroker
Technical Writer
Training Specialist
Travel Agent
Underwriter
Writer

Important:

  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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