Why UVU Communication?

UVU Department of Communication
  • The Utah Valley University Communication Department is shaping students to become the industry's next top leaders in Journalism, Public Relations and Speech Communication through courses and engaged learning experiences that are theoretically-driven, innovative, and applied. The department prepares students with the necessary skills to communicate visually, orally and through written documentation within the context demanded by the business, journalism, marketing, and public relations world. Students are also equipped with a solid ethical foundation and an understanding of diversity, interdependence, and cultural perspectives in the global community. 

  • The Communication Department offers Associate and Bachelor degrees of the Arts and Science with their respective concentrations in Journalism, Public Relations and Speech Communication. The UVU Communication Department is rapidly growing and creating exciting opportunities with our clubs and internships. Many of our students that have earned a bachelor degree in communications can be found in some of the top companies around the country. The Communications Department also provides internships and networking trips that give students real life work experience and the opportunity to create the connections that will propel them to the next level of their careers.