What is a degree in Communication and Technology at UNT Dallas?
In an increasingly digital world, businesses and organizations are seeking graduates equipped with the communication and technological skills to excel in a variety of positions. The Communication and Technology degree program at the University of North Texas Dallas provides an affordable path for students to excel in a career full of high-demand fields such as media, digital production, sports and entertainment broadcasting and promotion, and strategic communication. Communication and Technology majors at UNT Dallas build their creative and team-building skills and develop professional networks.
"I was able to use my creativity and expand it in a unique way" - Yulyanna Silva, Alumna
Why earn a bachelor’s degree in Communication & Technology from UNT Dallas?
Are you interested in pursuing a career in graphics, video, film, radio, broadcasting, promotions, design, or social media? UNT Dallas’ Communication and Technology degree program will provide you with the knowledge and skills to succeed. The UNT Dallas advantage is an affordable degree program with small classes taught by renowned faculty in state-of-the-art facilities. UNT Dallas is committed to experiential learning opportunities, including internships in the top-rated Dallas-Fort Worth job market that give you the real-world work experiences that employers desire, while helping you to build professional networks.
What career opportunities are available with a Communication and Technology degree?
Dallas-Fort Worth is the fifth-largest media market in the country and is home to professional and college sports, plus numerous entertainment entities. North Texas is a center of innovation as well as a national business hub. Graduates with a degree in Communication and Technology are highly sought-after, and careers in digital communications can net six-figure salaries. Communication and Technology majors are desired in industries such as media, advertising and marketing, public relations, public health, nonprofit fundraising, design and in government agencies.
Some of the careers that UNT Dallas Communication and Technology majors enter include:
- Advertising and Promotion Manager
- TV producer
- On-air talent / Sports broadcaster
- Web/graphic designer / Art Director
- Digital communications specialist
- Social media director
- Public relations executive
- Teacher or college professor