Communication skills — speaking, writing and listening — are key to success in any career. As a communication studies major on our St. Paul campus, you will develop your powers of clear explanation and persuasion.
A degree in communications from St. Kate's will prepare you for a professional communications career in variety of organizations, including:
Your St. Kate's communications bachelor's degree will also open doors for graduate work in many fields.
A St. Kate's communications major prepares you with theoretical understanding and practical skills in written, oral and electronic communication.
Service learning, alongside such courses, will enrich your classroom discussions by connecting concepts to lived experiences. Students in the "Rhetoric, Civic Participation and Social Justice" course, for example, have worked with the Gardening Matters group, Minnesota Internship Center and the Youth Farm and Market Project to develop community gardening programs that advocate for food justice and equal access to healthy food.
At St. Catherine University, you will grow as a leader who engages with intention, acts with justice and serves with compassion. You will build personal relationships with faculty and students alike, while you become immersed in active and collaborative methods of learning to achieve your goals.
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The path to a baccalaureate degree at St. Kate’s begins with a core curriculum that emphasizes intellectual inquiry and social teaching; challenging students to transformational leadership.
Our faculty are active researchers, industry and academic award winners and influential members of professional organizations. Most of all, they’re passionate, caring teachers.
This unique program brings together resources, activities and personal support to help you achieve your goals.
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