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:
- Public relations
- Sports communication
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.