Emerging Media Communication Specialization Career Opportunities
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Liberal Arts & Sciences

Emerging Media Communication Specialization

Emerging Media Communication Careers Overview

As new media and web-based content continues to flourish and new channels of communication emerge, careers for writers and editors who are savvy in emerging media will continue to grow. With a bachelor's degree in Communications with a specialization in Emerging Media Communication, you'll be prepared to confidently write and edit materials for a variety of outlets and audiences, particularly those in dynamic and exciting emerging media communication careers.

Professional Responsibilities


Career Options

Professional Responsibilities

When you earn your bachelor's degree in Communications from DeVry University with a specialization in Emerging Media Communication, you'll be prepared for many career tracks, such as an advertising career. You may be asked to develop content for Internet users through a variety of multimedia formats. In an emerging media communication career, your professional responsibilities could include:

  • Writing for interactive media, including blogging, tweeting, and chatting
  • Providing web content and email marketing for business and organizations
  • Creating Internet-only content for traditional print publications

Emerging media communication careers can be found a number of industries, including:

  • Advertising and PR
  • Business
  • Entertainment
  • Government
  • Marketing
  • Publishing
  • Real estate
Career Options

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

  • Online content, creation and delivery
  • Real-time marketing via social media and other interactive media
  • Content provider for newsletters, emails and online publications and services

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.