A degree in communication from Houghton College provides opportunities for a variety of fulfilling careers, as demonstrated by the lists below. In a recent survey of Houghton communication graduates, 100 percent of respondents reported being employed in their field or attending a graduate program within one year of graduation from college.

What they’re doing

  • Advertising account executive
  • College administration
  • Editors
  • Feature journalists for an NPR affiliate
  • Film producer
  • High school teachers
  • Human Resources Director
  • Journalists
  • Librarians
  • Marketing representatives
  • Media manager for a member of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Newspaper editors
  • Non-profit administration
  • Pastor
  • Politicians
  • Public relations
  • Radio positions
  • Sports marketing/promotions
  • Technical writer
  • Television news director
  • Television sports anchor
  • Web designer
  • Youth minister

Grad Schools Attended

  • Asbury Theological Seminary
  • Binghamton University
  • Boston University
  • DePaul University
  • Georgia State University
  • Gonzaga University
  • Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Regent University
  • St. Bonaventure University
  • St. John Fisher College
  • Syracuse University
  • Trinity Lutheran Seminary
  • University of Buffalo
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Hawaii
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Rochester
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of Southern California - Annenburg School for Communication
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Vermont
  • Wayne State University
  • Wheaton College
  • William & Mary

100 percent of communication majors responding to a recent survey reported being employed or in graduate school.