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Improvisation and Storytelling, Minor

Whether you are speaking at a meeting, engaging an audience, or energizing your team, effective presentation skills are essential to success.

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The Improvisation & Storytelling minor combines presentation courses offered by the Department of Communication Studies with performance courses offered by the Department of Theatre.

This combined Theatre/Communications Studies minor helps you become a more confident, creative, and compelling professional communicator.

Co-Op Opportunities

  • BMF Media Group
  • National Geographic Learning
  • The Martha Stewart Show
  • NBC Universal Television
  • The Chew Productions
  • Viacom
  • Walt Disney World


Career Opportunities

  • Account Executive
  • Brand Manager
  • Campaign Manager
  • Campaign Worker
  • Creative Director
  • Development Officer
  • Health Educator
  • Human Resources Professional
  • Lawyer
  • Legislative Assistant
  • Lobbyist
  • Media Planner
  • Meeting/Event Planner
  • Personnel Recruiter
  • Public Information Officer
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Researcher
  • Sales Representative
  • Social Media Manager
  • Speech Writer
  • Writer

Multidisciplinary Skills

  • ability to work under pressure
  • creative problem-solving skills
  • critical thinking
  • leadership skills
  • listening
  • performance and presentation skills
  • project management skills
  • verbal and written communication skills


Additional resources

Department of Communication Studies

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