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Free Download: How an Advanced Degree Can Develop Your Communication Career

Today, rapid transformation is the norm rather than the exception.

5 Tools and Apps Communications Professionals Use for Social Media Marketing

Social media is one of the most widely used methods of communication by communications professionals.

Networking Matters: Understanding the Importance of Crisis Communication

The School of Communication at American University has hosted its first meet-and-greet event for participants in the online Master of Arts in... Read Full Article

MA Students in Online Program Receive 2016 AU Public Communication Awards

Online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication student Justin Smith took home two awards in American University’s 2016 Public Communication Awards, which honors outstanding achievement by... Read Full Article

10 Communication Associations to Build Your Professional Network

The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics reports employment in the communication field is projected to grow 4% from 2014 to 2024, resulting in a boom of 27,400 new jobs.

3 Blogs for Communication Professionals Working in Public Relations

In the world of public relations (PR), information is king. With that in mind, PR professionals are expected to stay up to date on social media trends, monitor media outlets, and know everything... Read Full Article

Strategic Communication Skills Necessary for PR Managers

Working in the public relations (PR) field requires a media messaging strategy that is in line with an organization’s overarching communications and marketing strategy.

5 Ways Technology Has Changed the Communication Field

Technology is now the most important communication tool for organizations. Technology has transformed how organizations conduct public relations and marketing, including how they interact with the... Read Full Article

Skills Needed for Strategic Communication Professionals

For a strategic communication professional, communication skills go far beyond the basics, and into the ability to do analysis of organization communication, demographic analysis, understand... Read Full Article

LinkedIn Names American University Among Top Universities For Media Professionals

The business networking site LinkedIn has ranked American University fourth on its list of the best graduate... Read Full Article