Careers

 Did you know that verbal and written communication skills are often cited as the most desirable skills employers look for in potential hires? Regardless of their specific career track, our Communication students carry with them core competencies that position them to stand out among their peers.

FGCU graduates excel in business writing, project management, public speaking and critical thinking. They understand persuasion, publicity, negotiation, organizational processes, team dynamics, and reputation management. 

FGCU Communication graduates are prepared with the transferrable, professional skills needed to succeed in a variety of rewarding careers including:

  • Management
  • Public relations
  • Advertising
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit
  • Sales
  • Media
  • Government
  • Law
  • And so much more

 

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It is not surprising that FGCU’s stellar communication grads are thriving in some of the largest companies in the nation; serving local, state, and national government representatives; fulfilling dreams of leading their own companies; and most importantly, making a difference wherever they land.

Find out about some surprising top job choices for Communication by visiting Whatcanidowiththismajor.com provided by the Career Development Services at FGCU