The mass media major is all about career preparation; students work in all areas of the media and complete internships for a variety of businesses.
Baker Orange Online earned its first national Pacemaker Award at the Associated Collegiate Press and National College Media Convention in Chicago. Read More
Kayla Infanti and Lauren Bechard, members of the Baker Orange staff, placed first in the multimedia sports category at the Associated Collegiate Press and College Media Association national convention. Read More
Our program offers you the opportunity to contribute to award-winning, student-run print and online newspapers and radio and TV stations, as well as a strong sports broadcasting program
Kristin Bock, who earned a degree in mass media in '05, interviews Peter Vermes, manager of Sporting Kansas City. In addition to serving as a sideline reporter, Bock is also is manager of the Sporting Club Network. Read More
With practical experience and academic preparation in a small, intimate environment, you will leave Baker with the confidence to communicate and to create.
Student newspaper claims another All-Kansas Award
The Baker Orange claimed Kansas Associated Collegiate Press' award for four-year private colleges. Read More
Baker mass media students have a multitude of opportunities for involvement in and out of the classroom, including KNBU-TV, KNBU-FM, and The Baker Orange Newspaper.
Bachelor's Degree in Mass Media
The mass media major is all about career preparation. Students work in all areas of the media and complete internships for a variety of businesses that hire students with mass communication skills. The major is structured around three tracks:
Practical, Hands-On Experience
Practical, hands-on experience will prepare you for the 21st-century workforce. Our program, a regional leader in online student media, will offer you the opportunity to contribute to award-winning, student-run print and online newspapers and radio and TV stations, as well as a strong sports broadcasting program.
In the classroom, computer and design courses will provide you with knowledge of the techniques and technical competencies necessary to work in the field of mass communication. Other media courses focus on the applicable theory, ethical principles and legal issues pertaining to the media industry.
With practical experience and academic preparation provided in a small, intimate campus environment, you will leave Baker with the confidence to communicate and to create.