Minoring in Health Communication
Communication skills are at the heart of a liberal arts education — and Marietta College is one of the best liberal arts colleges in the Midwest. The ever-growing health care industry needs highly-skilled communication professionals dedicated to helping others.
Marietta College’s Department of Communication prepares students pursuing a minor in Health Communication for success in this steadily growing industry. Students learn theory and communication skills in the classroom, and are provided many opportunities to test those skills through internships and interdisciplinary projects on campus.
This interdisciplinary program provides students with a well-rounded education that touches on all areas related to Health Communication, from Communication courses regarding health care organizations and health campaigns to U.S. public policy, health psychology and the economics of healthcare.