Hiram College

A firm foundation

A Hiram education ensures that students have been exposed to studies across many disciplines and graduate with the critical thinking skills needed to enter a variety of career fields or graduate study. Our communication major promotes both theoretical and hands-on learning to ensure that students are prepared for a career in many industries.

Students are also given opportunities to complete research, an apprenticeship or internship before they graduate. Some recent external internship sites have included • WEWS, News Channel 5, Cleveland • Cleveland Cavaliers • Youngstown Osteopathic Hospital • Cleveland Bar Association • WOIO-WUAB, Cleveland • Farm and Dairy Agriculture News • 850AM WKNR, ESPN Cleveland • Ohio Magazine • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens • Time Out, Buenos Aires, Argentina • Hospice of the Valley

Types of careers our students pursue

The depth and breadth of Hiram’s program ensures that our students are well prepared for the future. Examples of professional positions recent graduates hold include:

  • journalist
  • editor
  • public relations specialist
  • government affairs
  • marketing manager
  • social media strategist
  • website developer
  • radio/television broadcasting