What can I do with a degree in communication studies?
Phillip Bowen ('98), Chief Operating Officer, In Touch Ministries - Our first communication major was Phillip Bowen. He is now the Chief Operating Officer of In Touch Ministries, which features Dr. Charles Stanley from Atlanta. Phillip also has served on the Emmanuel College Board of Trustees and as EC's National Alumni Association President.
Brock Tibbs ('03), Multimedia Director, Trinity Church - Brock Tibbs worked in EC's Alumni & Development Office for a year after graduation where he was able to further his knowledge and skills in video production and special event planning. In 2005, he became the Multimedia Director of Trinity Church International in West Palm Beach, Fla. He also works as a video instructor at the church's private school.
Amy Harper ('03), Master of Arts in Higher Education - A month after gradation, Amy Harper was hired by The DeMoss Group, an international public relations firm who handle accounts like Franklin Graham and Women of Faith. Later that year, Amy took a position as Emmanuel's first full-time Student Activities Director, a part-time position she had held while in school at EC. In 2006, she moved to New York to pursue a Master of Arts in Higher Education Student Personnel Administration, which she completed in 2008 at NYU.
Christina Jenkinson Spearman ('01 Valedictorian), Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership - In 2008, Christina Jenkinson Spearman completed her Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership at East Carolina University. She also earned her Master of Education in Student Affairs from Clemson University.