Discover the power of storytelling: the news story, the feature story, the visual story, the client's story.

Our vision is to be the most relevant, student centered and ethically driven accredited journalism and mass communication program in the country. We provide students with a solid academic experience that balances both conceptual and practical courses, professional opportunities and multiple internships, all of which are grounded in a foundation of ethics in a diverse and global society. In the process, you’ll discover your own story: who you are, your unique skills and abilities what you want to do with your professional life. 


  • Advertising


    Advertising involves developing a brand and connecting with people. Our graduates find themselves prepared to contribute productively to the ever-evolving global industry of persuasive communication.

  • Digital Media Production

    Digital Media Production

    Gain experience in all aspects of single camera and live multi-camera production, including shooting, audio recording, editing, writing, directing and producing. 

  • Journalism


    One of three nationally accredited programs in Ohio, Kent State students can choose from multiple concentrations: photojournalism, online journalism, magazine journalism, broadcast journalism.

  • Public Relations

    Public Relations

    Public relations involves sharing stories in an ethical, transparent manner and creating conversations that can impact organizations and their stakeholders.