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What can I do with a MDCM degree?
With a degree in Media + Communication, you gain the necessary knowledge for many jobs. Some that directly relate to a Media + Communication degree include:
- Media Planner
- Multimedia Specialist
- Public Relations Officer
- Social Media Manager
- Media Strategist
- Digital Marketing Manager
- Advertising Account Executive
- Broadcast Journalist
- Film Director
- Event Manager
- Information Officer
- Magazine Journalist
- Market Researcher
- UX Designer
What is the starting salary for this degree?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for media and communication occupations was $56,340 in May 2017, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations at $37,690.
What is the job outlook?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of media and communication occupations is projected to grow approximately 6 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations, which will result in about 43,200 new jobs.
Are there any MDCM clubs?
Yes! As a student in the Media + Communication department, you get the opportunity to choose between three clubs: The Strategic Media Club, ASI, and BucFilms. For more information, visit our Student Clubs page.
Can I only join one club?
What is the Adobe Partnership?
Partnering with industry leaders is what the Department of Media + Communication does best. We strive to bring real-world partnerships to the classroom. Students enrolled in classes get exclusive access to the best Creative and Marketing tools in the country. We are the first institution in North America to teach with multiple solutions from Adobe's Experience Cloud software.