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Pursue the Art of Communication

Do you correct everyone else's grammar? Love creating clear, conscience communications? Continue your passion of advocating conscience written and spoken communications. With an active student council, student-led clubs and organizations and performing opportunities in the arts, you'll find a perfect fit at DWU for growing your communication skills. 

Did you know? George McGovern, our most famous son, was an award-winning member of the DWU debate team. The former U.S. senator and U.N. ambassador honed his skills of critical thinking, persuasion and diplomacy at DWU. 

What can you do with a communication degree?

With your skills in communication, you'll find success in these careers:

  • Public relations agent
  • Performing artist
  • School counselor
  • Campaign director

Communication Course Catalog

Grow your talents for public speaking and the written word. Check out the courses you'll complete as a communication major such as the following:

  • Leadership and Communication
  • Multicultural Communication
  • Advanced Persuasive Speaking

Find more of the classes you'll take in our academic catalog.

Get to Know Your Professors

Learn from the best speakers and writers! Our low student-to-teacher ratio offers valuable one-on-one interaction with professors.

Any Questions?

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