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Mass Media is a concentration area within the communications degree.
The concentration in Mass Media focuses on the production, consumption and theoretical analysis of media messages within the context of the evolving fields of journalism and mass communication. The curriculum encourages students to become critical thinkers and mass media practitioners utilizing foundational print and broadcast journalistic practices as well as new media technologies.
In addition, students are exposed to hypothetical and real-world situations that challenge them in problem solving, creativity, ethics, and mass communication history and theory.
Department ChairDr. Ben Myers
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