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Advertising Major

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Advertising majors at Seaver College study a variety of subjects including creative copy writing, multi-media design, media planning and buying, research methods, and managerial techniques. Our unique major is only one of few universities nationwide offering an extensive program in advertising.

Advertising Degree

Advertising is a key form of communication, as it is one of the most important ways companies and organizations inform the public about a product and idea. Our advertising majors learn about product advertising, supporting nonprofit organizations, and making high stakes marketing decisions.

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Real World Experiences

Our experiential learning opportunities encourage you to learn as you experience the "real world." This experience not only looks great on a resume, but also puts you ahead of other students when competing for similar jobs.

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Outstanding Student Leaders

Students from all different majors at Seaver College participate in our extracurricular activities, combining their natural talents with their dedication and outstanding work ethics to refine their craft and become proud representatives of their particular programs. We are proud to highlight our wonderful student leaders and showcase their work and dedication to our programs.

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Internship programs permit journalism, organizational communication, public relations, and telecommunication students to work in a professional capacity with newspapers, radio and television stations, advertising and public relations agencies, all while analyzing with industrial concerns. Students gain field experience at the same time as, and as a part of, their academic training.

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Our Students

Thousands of successful professionals and civic leaders have earned degrees from the Communication Division at Seaver College. Learn about our honor societies and a few notable Pepperdine alumni who are making a difference.

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