Communications Design Management Specialization Career Opportunities
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 <strong> Liberal Arts & Sciences </strong>

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Liberal Arts & Sciences

Communication Design Management Specialization

Communication Design Management Careers Overview

Advertising, promotions, and marketing professionals will continue to be essential for organizations as they seek to maintain and expand their share of the market. Earning a bachelor's degree in Communications from DeVry University with a specialization in Communication Design Management can help you develop the skills and competencies needed to effectively manage an organization's marketing and communications efforts. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that employment of advertising, promotions, and marketing managers is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations.*

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Advertising, Promotions, and Marketing Managers, visited March 26, 2014, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/advertising-promotions-and-marketing-managers.htm#tab-6

Professional Responsibilities

Industries

Career Options

Professional Responsibilities

When you earn your bachelor's degree in Communications from DeVry University with a specialization in Communication Design Management, you'll be prepared to apply your skills to the design, management, and execution of an organization's internal and external communications. In a marketing communication design career, your professional responsibilities could include:

  • Managing an internal marketing department
  • Working with outside creative agencies
  • Crafting the content, form, and delivery of key marketing messages
  • Spearheading corporate communications
  • Developing and maintaining a corporate image and identity
  • Overseeing production of publications, videos, websites, and other marketing materials
Industries

Communication Design Management careers can be found a number of industries, including:

  • Marketing
  • Advertising and PR
  • Automotive
  • Education
  • Finance
  • Government
  • Media
  • Real estate
Career Options

DeVry University graduates of the Communications bachelor's degree program with a specialization in Communication Design Management will be prepared for careers in areas such as:

  • Advertising, promotions and marketing
  • Corporate communications
  • Public relations and fundraising

DeVry Career Advantage

From career-focused programs to our results-driven career services team, our focus is on preparing you for your chosen career. The proof is in the numbers. In 2013, 100% of DeVry University Communications graduates actively seeking employment had careers in their field within six months of graduation at an average salary of $44,171.

1 Figure based on 2013 graduates self-reporting data to DeVry University Career Services who were employed at graduation or actively seeking employment in their field after graduation. Does not include graduates who were not actively seeking employment, as determined by DeVry University Career Services, or who did not report data on employment status to DeVry University Career Services.