Programs of Study in Communication

B.A. in Communication Studies

Communication Studies


Programs - June 25, 2018
B.A. in Communication Studies Do you like to hold organizational leadership positions? Enjoy speaking in public and debating others? Have talents that include excellent communication skills, both written and verbal? Find that you are able to diagnose communication breakdowns and help repair them? The answers to these questions might lead you to major in communication studies at Otterbein. From identifying communication problems and fixing them, to speaking confidently and clearly in public, you will learn and practice the elements of…

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B.A. in Health Communication

Health Communication


Programs - June 25, 2018
B.A. in Health Communication Do you like to solve problems? Enjoy strategizing the best ways to combat health issues? Do you have skills that include problem-solving, seeing the “big-picture” and setting strategies to devise campaigns?  Are you interested in current social issues or health challenges, but do not see yourself providing direct patient care? The answers to these questions might lead you to major or minor in health communication at Otterbein. From identifying health communication problems and solving them, to…

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B.A. in Journalism & Media Communication

Journalism & Media Communication


Programs - June 25, 2018
B.A. in Journalism & Media Communication Have you ever found yourself talking out loud to the television, radio, or computer screen asking: Who is the audience? Why are they telling this story? What would be a better multimedia method that that would make this story most compelling? The answers to these questions might lead you to a major or minor in journalism and media communication at Otterbein. Through an integrated multimedia curriculum, you will learn valuable research and reporting skills,…

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B.A. in Public Relations

Public Relations


Programs - June 25, 2018
B.A. in Public Relations Do you like to take on leadership roles? Enjoy planning and promoting events? Have talents that include writing, speaking, and organizing? Find that you are versatile with diverse interests and want to combine them in unique ways? The answers to these questions might lead you to major or minor in public relations at Otterbein. Beginning in your freshman year, through integrated coursework combining public relations, journalism, and other academic interest areas, you will learn valuable public…

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