Digital Communication

Digital communications graduates help direct and coordinate online marketing efforts at a company. By mixing technical computer skills with traditional marketing practices, these individuals help increase sales and solidify a company's online sucess.

About the Program

The Digital Communications Major is designed to prepare a student for a career that combines messaging design and delivery across all industries. Graduates work in jobs with responsibilities in content creation and curation, digital marketing, social media, management, search engine optimization, and marketing direction. The curriculum for this highly practical major integrates communication theory with skills in demand today, including HTML coding, graphic design, web design, animation, and Google Analytics. Read about our newly hired faculty member, Aaron Bohn, who directs this new major. 


You’ll create, deliver, and evaluate strategic messages and gain competency through coursework and experiential activities in:

  • Video editing
  • Basic animation and imaging
  • Web development and design
  • Web advertising and analytics

Using the graphic design, web/mobile programming, and marketing skills you learn, you will complete a required internship to gain valuable experience and evidence for your digital portfolio.


With just a laptop and Internet connection, there is no limit to what you can accomplish through digital communication. Entrepreneurs, startups, established businesses, nonprofits, education, healthcare, banking, construction, virtually every industry uses the skills you’ll learn in this major.

your future


Touching every aspect of communication, you could become a(n):

  • Social Media Manager
  • SEO Associate
  • PPC Specialist
  • Web Content Manager

Employers & Internships

Some of our recent communication grads have interned at:

  • American Cancer Society
  • Angel Flight
  • Harmon Smith Advertising
  • Heart to Heart International
  • Impact Design
  • J. C. Nichols Residential Real Estate
  • Platinum Broadcasting
  • Saving Grace Productions
  • Special Olympics

Related Majors

Other majors you may also be interested in learning more about:

our people are the difference

Professors work with you to plan your semester internship.

You Can Succeed Here

Pioneer alumni are working in industries and cities around the world. During their time at MNU, they developed the skills and knowledge to succeed. Transformed by Christ to serve others – that’s real success.