Alumni Connections

The strength of any department is its connection with its alumni.  To help our alumni keep up to date with all the department activities, we have established an annual online newsletter, please read on Current Newsletters and join us on facebook.com/BGSUCOMM and share your success stories!

The Department of Communication has over 10,000 alumni across the nation and globe, serving in a variety of career fields.  Recent alumni have established careers working with the Washington Speaker's Bureau and Pentagon in Washington D.C., the Advertising CEO for Coca-Cola Corporation, as educators at the College of Wooster, Illinois State University and Tallahassee Community College, Promotional Director for the Atlanta Braves, a VLOG Broadcast Personality/Producer for Mahalo Daily in Los Angeles to mention just a few examples..

Graduates with a major in communication move easily into for profit, nonprofit, and governmental organizations. We maintain a notebook filled with our graduates’ business cards. These show what they are doing and where. Their business cards provide ample evidence that majoring in  communication is an important basis for moving onto a productive and profitable career path. Our graduates are employed in various exciting professional positions and careers, including:

  • Account Executive
  • Advertising/Promotions
  • Alumni Relations Coordinator
  • Attorney
  • Civic Affairs Specialist
  • Community Relations Specialist
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Corporate Communication
  • Corporate Sales
  • Corporate Training
  • Crisis Management
  • Development Specialist
  • Educational Affairs Specialist
  • Employee Publications
  • Environmental Affairs
  • Events-Planning Coordinator
  • Fundraising Manager
  • Government Relations Officer
  • Human Resources
  • Investor Relations
  • Management/Personnel
  • Mediation Specialist
  • Patient Advocate
  • Private Consulting
  • Promotions Campaigns
  • Public Information Officer
  • Researcher
  • VLOG On-Air Personality
  • Spokesperson
  • Strategic Planning
  • Volunteer Coordinator