Social Media and Emergent Technologies Degree Information
How People Communicate Changes Every Day – and You Will Be at the Forefront of this
The fastest way to tell a story is to tweet, post, or snap it to your followers. Develop
social media foundational skills such as mobile application development, design and
critical thinking. Learn the soft computing skills needed for interface design, including
writing, analytics, and marketing. Pursue elective coursework in areas outside of
your major, which may incorporate business, communication, and political science.
Graduate as a social media specialist with the expertise to execute effective campaigns
that advance goals for individuals, large corporations, and non-profit organizations.
A major is offered.
|Pierce Media Group|
Write, edit, and print your own piece in the Pierce Arrow, a student-run newspaper
that reports on campus and community issues and events.
Work with Politics FitzU to cover political news using social media as well as other
forms of media.
Alumni Success Stories
Dan Desrochers '08, is Foxwoods' online voice. As social & mobile media manager, Dan
manages Foxwoods' online community via Facebook, Twitter, and other social media outlets.
Dan Desrochers '08
Social and Mobile Media Manager
Sample Career Opportunities
Franklin Pierce graduates have gone on to enjoy careers and internships with such
- Walt Disney World
- Boston Red Sox
- American Cancer Society
- Fox News
- Boston Red Sox
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