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Modesto Junior College

Careers in Communication

Featured Career:  Public Relations
MJC Alumnus Cheraya Williams
 
Cheraya Williams

MJC Communication Studies alumnus Cheraya Williams is a member of the public relations team at Just Rosy Styling.  Her job allows her to blend her passion for fashion with her training in Communication Studies.

The list below is just a small sample of the many career possibilities for communication majors.  As with any career, your potential for success will increase as you gain additional experience, advanced education, and other specific skills.

Business

  • Arbitrator
  • Benefits Administrator
  • Chief Negotiator
  • Contract Administrator
  • Customer Service
  • Director of Corporate Communications
  • Director of Corporate Relations
  • Director of Media Relations
  • Foreign Relations Officer (International Business)
  • Human Resources
  • Labor Relations
  • Management
  • Mediator
  • Media Relations Specialist
  • Newsletter Editor
  • Office Management
  • Personnel Recruiter
  • Public Information/Public Affairs Officer
  • Sales Manager
  • Sales Representative: Accounts
  • Sales Representative: Buyer
  • Sales Representative: Communication Technology
  • Sales Representative: Customer Sales
  • Sales Representative: Financial Industry
  • Sales Representative: Health Professions
  • Sales Representative: Insurance
  • Sales Representative: Real Estate
  • Sales Representative: Retail
  • Speech Writer
  • Training and Development
  • Translator (International Business)
  • Union Representative
  • Writing/Editing

Computer/High Tech

  • HTML Designer and Programmer
  • Multimedia Designer/Producer
  • Technical Copywriter
  • Trainer

Education

  • Admissions Counselor
  • College Recruiter
  • Development Officer
  • Research
  • Student Support Services: Admissions
  • Student Support Services: Advising
  • Student Support Services: Alumni Affairs
  • Student Support Services: Development
  • Student Support Services: Student Affairs
  • Teaching

Government

  • Campaign Director
  • Conflict Negotiation
  • Diplomat
  • Elected Official
  • Information Officer
  • Legislative Assistance
  • Legislative Liaison
  • Lobbying
  • Programming
  • Public Administration
  • Research Analyst
  • Speech Writer

Law

  • Contractual
  • Corporate
  • Defense
  • Government
  • Law Assistance
  • Lobbying
  • Mediation
  • Nonprofit or Public Interest
  • Prosecution

Media

  • Camera Person
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Floor Director
  • Managing/Directing
  • Media Sales
  • On-Air Media Talent
  • Producing
  • Publishing
  • Research
  • Writing

Nonprofit

  • Administration
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing
  • Program Coordination
  • Volunteer Coordination
  • Writing/Editing

Public Relations/Advertising

  • Advertising
  • Audience Analysis
  • Corporate Public Affairs
  • Creative Directing
  • Development
  • Marketing
  • Media Analysis/Planning
  • Public Opinion Research
  • Public Relations
  • Writing/Editing

Religious

  • Minister

Social Service

  • Case Worker
  • Investigator
  • Researcher

Arts, Humanities and Communications

Contact Us

Phone: (209) 575-6081
Fax: (209) 575-6086

Location

 

PAC Room 205
Modesto Junior College - East Campus
435 College Ave
Modesto CA 95350