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Communication

Communication major will prepare you for a career in many areas, including business, journalism, public relations, media, nonprofit, government, law, and education. Whether you’re writing, teaching, working with clients, or disseminating information to the public, our program will provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary for professional achievement.



Contact Information
Teresa Holder
Head, Department of Communication
(919) 760-8803
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Internships
Real-world professional experience is critical to student success, so all communication majors are required to complete at least one internship. You’ll work a minimum of 120 hours during the semester and earn three hours of academic credit. Our students have gained hands-on experience in public relations, radio and TV production, marketing, human resources, and event planning.


Mimi Mays

Mimi Mays

Mimi Mays, ՚20, credits Meredith’s supportive environment and breadth of opportunities as to why she is going strong.

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Indyah Bryant

Communication major Indyah Bryant, '19,  has developed her skills and knowledge to make a difference in the world using her favorite medium: video.

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Hannah Naylor

After overcoming multiple hospitalizations and surgeries that led to her becoming homebound for three years prior to college, Hannah Naylor, ’19, was determined to not let these hardships affect her academic success.