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Digital communication at Calvin


Explore academic programs in CAS

The communications arts and sciences department at Calvin offers four major options and five minors.

Digital communication

Web development and design, project management, online marketing, and special effect creation. Jointly offered with the Department of Computer Science.

Film and media

Theory, history, analysis, criticism, and production of film and media.

Organizational communication

Advertising, public relations, sales, marketing, business writing, events planning, human resources and project management in the business world. Jointly offered with the Department of Business.

Speech pathology and audiology

Evaluating, diagnosing, treating, caring, counseling and educating people with speech or hearing problems.

Strategic communication

Teaching, public relation, cultural criticism/reviewing, management and consulting.


Teaching, producing, acting, directing, design, management, publicity, training, voice-over, narrating, sales and consulting for theatre.

Individualized majors (IDIS)

You can put together an individualized major made up of related courses in three departments across the campus, including communication arts and sciences.

Speak with your advisor, or any CAS faculty member to explore this academic option.

CAS minors

Includes general CAS, film and media studies, elementary and secondary education, and theatre.

Other opportunities


See what internship opportunities are available to students in CAS.

Honors Requirements

A flexible way to take advantage of special courses, projects and other opportunities that will inspire and challenge.

Off-Campus Programs

Many off-campus, semester-long programs offered in 12 locations across the globe include courses and internships that can be counted toward a CAS major.