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Why Study Communications at Elizabethtown

An Elizabethtown College education will prepare you to enter the rapidly changing world of communications.

Areas of Study

As a communications major at Elizabethtown College, you'll lay the groundwork for a career as a professional communicator in both the media/journalism and corporate worlds.

Campus Media

Elizabethtown College is home to several student-run and community-based campus media outlets.

After Graduation

Communications Among Best Careers in 2011
U.S. News and World Report published a list of the 50 best careers in 2011. Public Relations Specialist and Film and Video Editor made the list.

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Our students get jobs and internships at media companies both locally and nationally:

  • New York 1 News - special projects producer
  • Harrisburg Patriot-News - assistant director of community services
  • Associated Press - reporter
  • CNN Headline News - video journalist
  • ESPN – associate director, associate producer, publicist
  • WPHL-TV (Philadelphia) – news reporter
  • The Philadelphia Eagles - production assistant
  • PA Manufactured Housing Association – communications director
  • North American Publishing Company – associate editor
  • Delaware County Memorial Hospital – director of public relations and marketing

Job Opportunities

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