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  • About the Department

    The Department of Mass Communications and Digital Technology is part of the School of Humanities, Arts and Sciences. Students learn the structure, purposes and procedures found in the field of Mass Communications. Special attention is given to theoretical foundations, hands-on application, experiential learning and developing new social media environment skills. Students will gain valuable skills and knowledge in reporting, media writing, television and video production, broadcasting and media law.
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    Outcomes + Curriculum

    We provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to meet and exceed the communication challenges of the 21st century. Students in the Department will gain valuable skills in reporting, media writing, television and video production, broadcasting and media law.  For a complete overview of the program and requirements for the current year, please view online catalog.

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    Future Careers

    Students who earn a bachelor of arts degree in Mass Communications pursue careers in a wide variety of industries.

    • Social Media Management
    • Public Relations
    • Corporate Communications
    • Advertising & Marketing
    • Graphic Design  
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    Contact Us

    Cassandra Mitchell, Ph.D.
    James E. Cheek Library, 2nd Floor
    919-719-8880                             
    cmitchell@shawu.edu

    Mailing Address
    Office of Academic Affairs
    118 E. South Street
    Raleigh, NC 27601