After Graduation

Career Possibilities

One of the best ways to judge a Communication department is by where its students go after graduation. We feel that our department truly prepares our students for the “real world” and a quick look at where some of our alumni have gone after graduation proves it!

Some of the companies below have been employers for Berry alums. For further assistance, check out the Berry Communication Job Bank !


  • Albany Herald
  • Associated Press, NYC
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • Atlanta Magazine
  • Augusta Chronicle
  • Calhoun Times
  • Cartersville Daily Tribune News
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press
  • Citysearch, ATL
  • Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, GA
  • Fox News, LA
  • Golf World, England, UK
  • Griffin Daily News
  • Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel
  • Paulding Neighbor Newspaper, ATL
  • Rome News-Tribune
  • Tampa (Fla.) Tribune

Public Relations

  • Alexander & Alexander Consulting, Atlanta
  • Bell South
  • Berry College, Mount Berry
  • Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta
  • CNN, ATL
  • Communications 21, ATL
  • Delta Airlines, Atlanta
  • Emory University Clinics, Atlanta
  • Floyd Medical Center, Rome, GA
  • Jackson Spalding PR, ATL
  • Jekyll Island Tourism and Conventions, Jekyll Island
  • Las Vegas Motor Speedway
  • Medical College of Georgia
  • New South Publishing Co., ATL
  • Planet Hollywood, Atlanta
  • Rome Chamber of Commerce
  • Wunderkin PR, ATL

Visual Communication

  • Chick-fil-A, ATL
  • CNN Espanol, Atlanta
  • CNN, Atlanta
  • CNN/SI, Atlanta
  • ESPN, New Jersey
  • Extreme Makeover Home Edition, LA
  • Fox 5 (WAGA), ATL
  • Georgia-Pacific, Atlanta
  • Hands One, ATL
  • Lucasfilm THX, California
  • Metro Networks, Houston, Texas
  • The Cartoon Network, Atlanta
  • Triple Horse Productions, Atlanta
  • WRBL-TV, Channel 3, Columbus
  • WSTH-AM/FM, Columbus
  • WTOK-TV News, Mississippi
  • WTSH-AM/FM, Rome

Job Titles of Recent Berry Graduates

Account Executive
Advertising Account Executive
Assistant City Editor
Assistant Graphics Editor
Assistant Press Secretary
Chief Photographer
Communications Specialist/Research Analyst
Conference Manager
Consumer Affairs Representative
Copy Editor Creative Director
Creative Services Assistant
Director (television)
Director of Communications
Director of Marketing
Director of Production
Entertainment Editor 

Feature Reporter
Fundraising Coordinator
General Assignment Reporter
Graphic Designer
HR Manager
Managing Editor
Marketing Coordinator
National Desk Editor (Associated Press)
News Production Director
News Reporter
On-Air Personality
Personnel Director  Photojournalist
PR Coordinator
PR Director
PR Multimedia Specialist
Professor (College)
Special Events Director
Sports Editor
Sports Production Assistant
Sports Writer
Vice President for Communication
VP Sales/Marketing

Graduate School

Berry's Communication graduates have earned advanced degrees in public relations, journalism, marketing, professional writing, speech communication, speech pathology, education, law and many other fields. 

Below are a few schools offering graduate programs for Communication majors seeking further education:

Auburn University
University of Alabama
Arizona State University
University of San Diego
Pepperdine University
University of Colorado
Colorado State University
University of Hartford
Florida State University
University of West Florida
Stetson University
The Portfolio Center
University of West Georgia
Georgia State University
University of Georgia
Emory University
Mercer University
Chandler School of Theology
Northern Illinois University
Indiana State University
Purdue University
University of Kentucky
Louisiana State University
Boston University
New York
Syracuse University
Ithaca College
North Carolina
UNC Chapel Hill
UNC Wilmington
University of Dayton
Miami University
University of Ohio
University of Oklahoma
West Chester State University
South Carolina
University of South Carolina
Vanderbilt University
University of the South
University of Tennessee
Memphis State University
Southwestern Baptist Seminary
Texas A&M
Middlebury University