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Communication and Media
We live in a time where information is abundant and travels at lightning speeds in a digital world. Within this world, you can turn your enthusiasm for communication into an amazing and impactful career. Programs within the Department of Communication, Media and Languages are designed for students interested in production, journalism, multimedia-based work, public relations, promotions, social media content development and event planning.


You may choose to pursue any of the following areas:

The following minors are also available:

Program Requirements

To be accepted into one of our programs, you must meet MSU's admission requirements.

For a complete listing of program requirements and additional course information, visit the undergraduate catalog website.

Career Opportunities

Studying convergent media will prepare you for exciting careers in:

  • Audio production
  • Broadcasting
  • Film production
  • News gathering
  • Scriptwriting
  • Sports reporting
  • Web design

Studying strategic communication will prepare you for professional, business and educational careers in public relations, promotions, event planning, social media content development and communication consultation.

Potential future employment titles include:

  • Corporate communication trainer
  • Event planner
  • Opinion research analyst
  • Political strategist
  • Public relations practitioner
  • Social media manager

MSU's Career Services offers career planning, interview and resume preparation assistance, internship placement, and services to help you find a job after you graduate.

Students in the Department of Communication, Media and Languages are required to complete internships for college credit. Learn more about internship opportunities available within the department.

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