Strategic Communication blends an integrated cross-platform curriculum to teach you
how to tell great stories. You'll learn how to work with the media to write, record
and publish effectively.
Why strategic communication at OSU?
Over the course of OSU's strategic communications program, you will build a digital
portfolio that showcases your talent and skills. Your professors are industry professionals
who provide you with insight beyond mere textbook knowledge. With an undergraduate
program that combines creative disciplines and business courses, you will have a competitive
edge, with a skillset to meet the demands of the real world.
Upon graduation Strategic Communication majors can meet the diverse communications
needs of any client or media outlet. Students create and maintain a professional portfolio
that is a critical tool for students to showcase their media abilities to future employers.
Our graduates enjoy successful careers in a variety of fields.
Marketing Communications Manager
Social Media Manager
Government Affairs Manager
Digital Media Manager
Receive extensive hands-on experience in researching, writing, designing and publishing
digital and print advertisements, communication plans and strategic campaigns
Gain practical experience working with The O'Colly Media Group, which includes print,
television, radio and digital platforms
Apply for one of the nearly two dozen scholarships offered through the School of Media
and Strategic Communications
Courses to expect for this major include Introduction to Strategic Communication,
Copywriting and Creative Strategy, Graphic Design, and Advanced PR