Technical and Science Communication

Department of Journalism and Media Communication

Minor

This minor is designed to educate highly qualified communicators who have interests in specialized academic disciplines and career fields. The accuracy and effectiveness of science and technology communication is especially important as the Internet and the ubiquity of mobile devices make the delivery and consumption of information widely available. This program prepares students for a wide range of niche career opportunities in media, corporate communication, technology-related industries, and scientific environments. Students will learn to write and manage communication efforts, focusing on turning complex ideas and processes into simple, clear messages for publication in various media.