Know you want a career in communications but aren't sure which part? We'll prepare you to work in a variety of mass media and communications fields or head to graduate or law school.
We'll help you identify your strengths and focus your interests as you gain broad insight into the communications industry and learn to recognize and analyze the media’s role in our society. You'll graduate with a deep intellectual understanding of the elements at work in media today, and you'll be well rounded and media literate.
Get An Internship
Land an internship in any communications field, building on the broad range of course options you'll have.
Learn from seasoned pros and engaging faculty members, as well as a long list of outside experts who help guide your success.
Hone your critical thinking and analyzation skills as a senior with two high-level courses in media ethics and criticism.
What You’ll Study
After you complete Carolina Core and foundational requirements, you'll learn the basics of the communication industry, and you'll have the ability to choose from classes in all other journalism fields, including print, broadcasting, advertising, public relations and visual communications. You may also decide to pursue a sports media concentration as part of your studies.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Attention to Detail
Being meticulous and thorough in all aspects of a task or project
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Marketing and advertising an event to attract attendees and generate publicity
Communicating and interacting effectively in a variety of social and professional situations
PR and Media Relations
Building and maintaining relationships with the media and public to enhance reputation or visibility
Preparing and delivering effective and engaging presentations to inform, persuade or inspire
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Broadcast Journalist
- Ad Rep
- Public Relations Expert
- Public Relations
- Private Business