The Strategic Media Communications program builds on the broad knowledge and critical skills you have already developed as a liberal arts or social sciences major. It provides you with specialized professional skills designed to prepare you for leadership positions strategic media communications in a wide range industries. It features a balanced blend of courses in multimedia technology, media convergence, advertising, public relations, integrated strategic communications, research methods, theory, ethics, and international communication to give you a visible professional edge in today's communications-driven global society.
Program focuses on a balance between skills training and theory. Provides students with professional skills that give them a visible edge in the job market and makes them an indispensable asset to any business, organization, or institution. Students develop expertise in public relations, advertising, social media and campaign planning and execution. Students expand their horizons as socially responsible members of the global society. Designed to accommodate full-time or part-time students. Graduate assistantships and internships available.
Faculty have extensive professional and international experience along with their academic credentials. Students have access to state-of-the-art media technology and computer labs. Hands on experience is available at St. Cloud State's 24-hour radio station, student newspaper, and an HD television station.