Academic Programs

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Mass Communication BS

Our core courses take a hard look at what makes an effective message and help you focus on writing and making media. You will get hands-on experience in print, video, audio and multimedia technology.

Marketing Communication BS

This degree combines advanced courses in mass communication and marketing, with an emphasis on advertising, public relations and multimedia. It is offered jointly with the Department of Business Administration and is available on campus or online.

Mass Communication Minor

Our minor gives students of all majors an extra edge in the market — preparing them to be better communicators. The minor includes courses in media writing and the opportunity to explore video production, audio production, digital photography or video editing.

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