Department of Media Studies

The breadth and flexibility of the Bachelor of Arts in Communications/Media Studies program allows students to pursue their specific media-related interests while developing the effective communication skills and critical and creative thinking abilities employers are seeking. Students learn how media industries operate and, with their adviser's assistance, craft individualized programs of study based on their personal and professional goals. Our graduates work in a variety of professional fields including film and television, music and radio, social media, news, sports, fashion, public relations, marketing, advertising and media research. The major also prepares students to pursue graduate degrees in business, law, education, journalism, public relations and interactive media.