In the 21st century workplace, professionals must regularly engage a variety of rapidly converging media practices and formats. The Bachelor of Arts in Communications at Penn State Greater Allegheny offers graduates a competitive advantage by combining training in advanced multimedia skills with the development of critical thinking and strategic communication competencies.
Penn State Greater Allegheny offers a four-year degree with a Corporate Communications option that is designed to foster professionals who are capable of applying their communications expertise toward the attainment of personal, institutional and organizational goals.
Accepted students may also choose to apply their first two years of study at Penn State Greater Allegheny toward the completion of a wide range of communications degrees within the Penn State system, including programs in Advertising/Public Relations, Journalism, Film/Video and Media Studies, and Telecommunication through the College of Communications and the Communication Arts and Sciences major through the College of Liberal Arts.
Current students and visitors are both encouraged to navigate through the menu items above, but please be sure to consult Penn State Greater Allegheny’s website for up to date information about the Communications Major.
Specific questions about the program requirements or curriculum? Contact:
Dr. Zack Furness
Communications Program Coordinator
Interested in applying? Contact:
Penn State Greater Allegheny Admissions
4000 University Drive
McKeesport, PA 15132