Dive into the world of creative brainstorming, digital media and market research while being a socially responsible, ethical advertiser. Learn how to write and design captivating advertisements and work side-by-side with community partners to produce campaigns that have real-world implications.
of students are employed, attending grad school or working in service or volunteer positions within six months of graduation.
At Xavier, you won't just learn about the latest trends in digital media—you will learn how to be a leader in digital media, setting your own trends and creating change online. You'll learn about digital culture and online communities, while also creating your own digital media, like videos, blogs, and gifs.
At Xavier, you don't have to wait until you graduate to get work experience. Our internship program helps get you connected with top employers right away. In fact, we often have more available internships than interns! By doing an internship for academic credit, you connect your academic classes with the kind of work you'll be doing after graduation.
Students intern in places like Kroger, Procter & Gamble and Macy's, connecting with marketing professionals from Cincinnati's 10 Fortune 500 companies. Not only will you gain real-world experience, you'll also make a difference for real clients by leading creative strategies, media strategies and advertising campaigns.
Xavier graduates across the globe
Average size of classes
Students have access to a mentor
Graduates of our Communications Arts department go on to work for top companies like
Procter & Gamble
Fifth Third Bank
Kilee Brookbank began her college career wearing shorts and a T-shirt during Manresa, Xavier’s freshman orientation program. She was unsure how she would be received with the burn scars on her hands, arms and legs in full view. She was pleasantly surprised.
Damon Jones, a native of Detroit, never thought of attending Xavier until a friendly admissions counselor struck up a conversation at a college fair. Now he is helping launch a major campaign for his university.