Aurora University

Communication and Media (BS)

Why study communication and media?

Communication is vital to every professional field. After graduation, you will enter the most dynamic parts of the workforce.

Why study communication and media at AU?

The Aurora University program combines theory and practice. In the classroom, you will learn about the latest technologies in communication. Then you will put those skills to work in projects you create yourself and graduate from AU with an impressive portfolio of work.

Curriculum Highlights

  • Gain skills in oral, written and media communication.

  • You will also become competent in digital technology.

  • Students often double major in other business or creative fields.

Experiential learning

Experiential learning

As early as your freshman year, you can join the nationally-recognized AU Speech and Debate Team. You can also get involved with television, radio and online broadcasting through Spartan Media.

Career opportunities

  • Corporate communication
  • Event planning
  • Journalism
  • Media production
  • Public relations

Get hired by the best

  • American Airlines
  • American Cancer Society
  • Chicago Bears
  • iHeartMedia
  • Pandora
  • Verizon
  • Warner Brothers