Communication - Bachelor of ARTS

Preparing Professionals for a Flexible Future

College ImageWelcome to the Speech Communication program at Ferris State University! Our program prepares students for a variety of careers by equipping them with a wide array of communication skills. Communication graduates use their skills and knowledge to acquire positions in sales and marketing, law, healthcare, customer relations, advocacy, management, personnel, counseling, public relations, broadcasting, entrepreneurship and a variety of other fields. Although the career options are numerous, the path for preparation is very clear.

In today’s changing job market, it is now estimated that an average adult will make three to eleven career changes in their lifetime. With highly specialized or technical degrees, students obtain the knowledge and skills needed for a very specific career. However, with a degree in communication students receive focused preparation for a variety of careers. Communication studies prepare professionals for a flexible future.