Mass Communication


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About our Program

Mass communication is the study of communicating with the masses but is also about storytelling with strategy and purpose. The study of mass communication is centered around how messages persuade and affect the behavior and opinion of the person or people receiving the content. The Mass Communication program will help you develop research methods and analysis skills that can be applied to a number of different fields, including law, academia, and the professional sector. Our alumni are leaders and innovators in their fields.

Classes You'll Take

Our curriculum is crafted to empower aspiring professionals in mass communication with the essential skills and knowledge needed for success in this dynamic field. Here's an overview of the courses that will guide your journey toward becoming a strategic and adept force within the diverse realm of mass communication:

Mass Communication Careers

With a strong foundation in journalism principles, critical thinking, and adaptability, Texas State journalism students carve out successful careers in various sectors, from traditional news outlets to cutting-edge digital media enterprises.

    • Investigative Reporter
    • Multimedia Journalist
    • Digital Content Producer
    • News Editor
    • Broadcast Journalist
    • Photojournalist
    • Copywriter
    • Content Strategist
    • Editorial Assistant
    • Sports Reporter
    • Political Correspondent
    • Media Analyst


Each faculty member brings a unique blend of theoretical insights and practical knowledge to the classroom, ensuring students receive a holistic education that prepares them for the demands of the modern communication landscape.

Our faculty members are actively engaged in research and professional practice, keeping abreast of the latest trends, technologies, and best practices in mass communication. They bring this cutting-edge knowledge into the classroom, fostering dynamic discussions and providing students with invaluable insights into real-world applications.

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