Bringing people together in ethical and engaging ways is anything but easy. It requires a creative person who knows the ins and outs of digital media and can deliver a strategic communications plan. At Xavier, you'll learn this and more when you connect with community partners to produce work that has real-world implications.
of Xavier Communications Studies graduates are employed, enrolled in a full-time graduate program or volunteering within 6 months of graduation.
Through community-engaged learning, partner with a real client in your courses to help build practical experience and your portfolio.
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 make a difference for real clients.
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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.
Graduates of our Communications Arts department go on to work for top companies like
Procter & Gamble
Fifth Third Bank