Media Studies

Bachelor of Arts

Media Studies students focus on creating and distributing content and information to broad groups of people. They explore the many different ways people obtain information, receive multimedia content, and are influenced to make decisions today, from traditional print newspapers to television and radio to websites and social media. They also study ethics and examine the social impact of mass communication.

Media studies majors learn how to tell stories and make sure they reach their intended audience. They also develop skills in writing, producing, editing, critical thinking and analysis.

Graduates with degrees in media studies pursue careers as print or broadcast journalists, producers, editors, public relations managers, media planners, event managers, designers, social media strategists, writers, producers, publishers, advertising managers,

The FVSU Bachelor of Arts major media studies is administered through the Visual and Performing Arts and Media Studies Department in the College of Arts and Sciences.