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Communication expertise in high demand

Ag comm graduates build careers in advertising and branding; print, broadcast, and online journalism; multimedia communication; media planning; public relations and promotions; corporate communications; and sales. They work for Fortune 500 companies, media groups, advertising and public relations agencies, government entities, universities, and nonprofit organizations. Many are communication strategists for organizations that strive to achieve food security and international development.

In the past decade, graduates with ag comm degrees have served, among others, as marketing and sales representatives, agricultural journalists and broadcasters, public relations associates, social media coordinators, account executives, e-content editors, and publishing managers.

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