Communication Major

Bethany’s communication major engages students in the study of human communication. Many of our graduates are recognized nationally for their skills in video and broadcast media.

Elective courses give communication majors flexibility in crafting programs to fit their interests
. Emphases enable specializing in organizational communication, advertising, pre-law, public relations, video production, journalism, and others. Read more.

What sets us apart

Hockey Broadcast
Our students produce live sportcasts for Charter Communication and MSU, Mankato using our state-of the-art production trailer. Read more.

Student Achievements
Several of our students have received national acclaim in video and broadcasting. Browse awards.

Stone Path Studios
Stone Path, our for-profit student-run production company, works with national and international clientele. Read More.

Communication Profiles
Jonathan Hartwig
Alumnus Profile: Jonathan Hartwig (2007)
Jonathan is the founder and principal owner of BLUEORANGE Media, an e-commerce media firm based out of Austin, Texas.
Alumna Profile: Emma Kinney (2016)
Emma Kinney is a Graduate Teaching Assistant at the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University in East Lansing Michigan.
Andrea Lemieux
Alumna Profile: Andrea Lemieux (2011)
Andrea works at Lemieux Wealth Strategies in Brainerd, MN as Client Service Representative.
John Dvorak
Alumnus Profile: John Dvorak (2009)
John is a ticket account executive at the Minnesota Vikings ticket office.
Lindsey Dorris
Alumna Profile: Lindsey Dorris (2012)
Lindsey works as a legal assistant at Taylor Corporation in North Mankato, Minnesota.
Marcus Taplin
Alumnus Profile: Marcus Taplin (2011)
Marcus works at Fox Sports North as co-producer for Vikings Weekly, the Minnesota Vikings' primary television magazine program that airs on Fox Sports affiliates.
Alumna Profile: Meaghan Johnson (Dahlke) (2010)
Meaghan is the Marketing Manager for Hartfiel Automation in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.
Cody Hardin
Alumnus Profile: Cody Hardin (2011)
Cody currently lives in Bristol, Connecticut working at ESPN, Inc. as an audio operator.
Alumna Profile: Hannah Thiesfeldt (2014)
Hannah currently works as an in-home Autism Therapist in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.