Communication

As a Communication major or minor, you can:

  • Explore a variety of courses that can count towards your major or minor as core requirements, related courses, and electives.
  • Intentionally plan for a semester without major specific courses.
  • Participate in hands-on learning activities as part of a course, including an internship, or through extracurricular activities.
  • Enrich your academic experience by participating in classroom discussions abroad with diverse student populations.
  • Select a faculty-led, exchange, affiliated or short-term program option.
  • Develop international contacts to benefit your professional career.

How will #UConnChangeYourWorld?

These programs are recommended based on your academic interests but students can explore additional approved program options via the Program Search.

Faculty-Led:

Communication, Advertising and Marketing at Ulster University
Belfast, Ireland
Spring semester program beginning in 2022, with a focus on applied learning, real life practical assignments, and  skill building, for students in the Communication major and those from other academic areas. 

Exchange:

Cardiff University
Cardiff, Wales
Semester and Academic Year exchanges in Wales, a train ride away from London.

Hong Kong University
Hong Kong, China
Semester and Academic Year exchanges with courses taught in English at a top ranking Asian university.

University of Melbourne
Melbourne, Australia
Semester and Academic Year exchanges in Australia with a wide range of courses and disciplines to choose.

Affiliated:

ISI Florence
Florence, Italy
Semester and Summer options with opportunities to develop professional skills through academics and extra curricular activities.

London South Bank University with Internship
London, England
Semester and Summer options with academic credit for internship placements in a leading global city.

TEAN: Massey University Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand
Semester and Academic Year options with internship opportunities especially for communication students.

Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv, Israel
Fee-based program with Semester and Academic Year options and courses taught in English, in a metropolitan city known as the hub of Israel’s arts scene and for easily accessible urban beaches.

The Umbra Institute in Perugia-General Studies Program
Perugia, Italy
Semester and Summer options with community engagement opportunities embedded in courses, providing authentic insight into Italian culture.

Finances are an integral part of the program selection and planning process. Students should research scholarships early to meet application deadlines and request essay feedback from advisors and the Writing Center.

Featured Scholarships: Coming Soon!

To learn more and discover other financial opportunities to fund your Education Abroad opportunity, visit our scholarships page.

Students are encouraged to gather information through advising and participating in Education Abroad events:

Education Abroad Calendar
Learn about upcoming information sessions and events.

Education Abroad Advisor
Schedule an appointment.

Communication Department
Schedule an appointment with your advisor. 

Financial Aid for Education Abroad
Learn how to use your financial aid.

 

 

Academic

As a Communication major or minor, you can:

  • Explore a variety of courses that can count towards your major or minor as core requirements, related courses, and electives.
  • Intentionally plan for a semester without major specific courses.
  • Participate in hands-on learning activities as part of a course, including an internship, or through extracurricular activities.
  • Enrich your academic experience by participating in classroom discussions abroad with diverse student populations.
  • Select a faculty-led, exchange, affiliated or short-term program option.
  • Develop international contacts to benefit your professional career.

How will #UConnChangeYourWorld?

Programs

These programs are recommended based on your academic interests but students can explore additional approved program options via the Program Search.

Faculty-Led:

Communication, Advertising and Marketing at Ulster University
Belfast, Ireland
Spring semester program beginning in 2022, with a focus on applied learning, real life practical assignments, and  skill building, for students in the Communication major and those from other academic areas. 

Exchange:

Cardiff University
Cardiff, Wales
Semester and Academic Year exchanges in Wales, a train ride away from London.

Hong Kong University
Hong Kong, China
Semester and Academic Year exchanges with courses taught in English at a top ranking Asian university.

University of Melbourne
Melbourne, Australia
Semester and Academic Year exchanges in Australia with a wide range of courses and disciplines to choose.

Affiliated:

ISI Florence
Florence, Italy
Semester and Summer options with opportunities to develop professional skills through academics and extra curricular activities.

London South Bank University with Internship
London, England
Semester and Summer options with academic credit for internship placements in a leading global city.

TEAN: Massey University Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand
Semester and Academic Year options with internship opportunities especially for communication students.

Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv, Israel
Fee-based program with Semester and Academic Year options and courses taught in English, in a metropolitan city known as the hub of Israel’s arts scene and for easily accessible urban beaches.

The Umbra Institute in Perugia-General Studies Program
Perugia, Italy
Semester and Summer options with community engagement opportunities embedded in courses, providing authentic insight into Italian culture.

Finances

Finances are an integral part of the program selection and planning process. Students should research scholarships early to meet application deadlines and request essay feedback from advisors and the Writing Center.

Featured Scholarships: Coming Soon!

To learn more and discover other financial opportunities to fund your Education Abroad opportunity, visit our scholarships page.

Resources & Contacts

Students are encouraged to gather information through advising and participating in Education Abroad events:

Education Abroad Calendar
Learn about upcoming information sessions and events.

Education Abroad Advisor
Schedule an appointment.

Communication Department
Schedule an appointment with your advisor. 

Financial Aid for Education Abroad
Learn how to use your financial aid.

 

 

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