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Undergraduate Career Outcomes

“What can you do with a communication degree?”

The answer to that question is as multifaceted as are our fields of study, but one that every student should explore on their way toward their professional lives. What follows is a listing of the many careers an education in communication can lead toward.

2017 Career Outcomes, Undergraduate Degree Recipients

Each year, the DePaul University Career Center surveys the College of Communication’s graduating class to assess their post-graduation status. Undergraduates are surveyed at graduation and six months after degree completion.

85%

of our undergraduate alumni are employed, while 7% are studying in continuing education

87%

of bachelor's degree recipients in full-time roles are in a job related to their degree

77%

of College of Communication graduates did an internship​ during their time at DePaul

All preceding data is courtesy the DePaul University Career Center, as presented in their 2017 Career Outcomes study.