St. Ambrose's Communication Department is one of the best when it comes to preparing students for a career in the field. For 30 years, faculty have integrated a liberal arts education with practical, hands-on experience.
St. Ambrose Communication graduates are highly sought after because they have the skills to adapt to new technology and thrive in an ever-changing profession. Our graduates have a wide variety of career options awaiting them, including:
Public Relations Associate, Sales and Marketing, Advertising, Journalist, Anchor/Reporter, Media Buyer, Digital Content Specialist, Consumer Specialist, Sports Director, Digital Marketing, Donor Relations, Marketing Researcher, TV/Radio Producer, Media /PR Consultant, Digital and Social Engagement Manager, Content Specialist, Human Resources Coordinator, Media Associate, Communication Specialist, Video Production, Media Account Executive, Special Events Coordinator, Internal Communications Manager, and many more!
Working on your journalism degree, you will learn to create news, in-depth features, sports reports, and advertising content for all areas of print, electronic, and digital media.
Students in the Radio & Television major gain experience in all stages of radio and television production.
As a student majoring in Strategic Communication, you will learn how to help organizations create and promote a positive image by keeping the public informed of the organization’s goals and policies and their effects on the community.
Students can DJ on KALA, produce for SAUtv, or even serve as editor-in-chief of The Buzz.