Curious about how and why we use communication? Interested in a program that will prepare you for a career in the communication field? The Communication Department at Palm Beach Atlantic University offers programs that will teach you to dynamically and effectively communicate.
As a student in PBA’s Communication Department (The School of Communication and Media's largest department) you may choose from the following programs:
You’ll be prepared for your future through a program that emphasizes:
You’ll learn from professors who have been recognized for outstanding teaching and have taught at universities all over the U.S. and in Europe. They serve in leadership roles in professional organizations, such as the Florida Communication Association and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). One professor is president of his own public relations consulting firm and works with companies in the U.S., Europe and India on communications. He publishes extensively on agricultural politics.
The department is responsive to changes in society. Your courses will cover critical areas, such as the Internet, the importance of public relations, gender communication and criticism of the mass media. Our communication graduates work at major networks and in schools and top corporations across the nation.
“In my communication classes, we do a lot of group activities. We get together and discuss how we have to approach a certain problem or conflict that may arise in different groups or organizations. It really prepares us for the future and what’s ahead.”
-Rebecca Briceño, Communication major