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Communication Studies

at Winona State University

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Organizational Communication, Credits: 18
  • General Communication , Credits: 9
  • Leadership and Advocacy, Credits: 18

About this Program

This program offers a communications concentration with three areas of emphasis. Organizational communication is an interdisciplinary concentration combining courses in communication with others in fields such as business, psychology, and mass communication. Rhetorical studies prepares students in the humanities, historical, and critical areas of communication. Communication studies take a sociological and quantitative approach to the field.

Program Locations

  • Winona State University 55987

Labor Market Information

  • Radio and Television Announcers

  • Median wage: $16.19/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • College Communications Teachers

  • Median wage: $60,161/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Public Relations Specialists

  • Median wage: $27.17/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Public Address System and Other Announcers

  • Median wage: $13.95/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Web Developers

  • Median wage: $30.59/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Winona State University
Winona State University
P.O. Box 5838 Winona, MN 55987 Toll-Free: (800) 342-5978 Local: (507) 457-5100 Email:

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