Department of Communication

Mass Communication at Georgia College


The Department of Communication provides students with a versatile, engaged and marketable curriculum. A major in Mass Communication provides students with information and guidance to master the theory and practical applications of mass media. The curriculum covers the use of new technologies and functions that affect how journalism, public relations, advertising, broadcast, internet and print media professionals work on a daily basis.

Department Mission

The mission of the Department of Communication encompasses the vision and goals of the university as a public liberal arts institution, while providing students with a balance of theoretical and practical applications in Mass Communication. The Mass Communication major offers instruction in research, writing, critical thinking, producing and disseminating information through various media outlets. Our curriculum is designed to prepare graduates who are independent and professional communicators with strong professional, research, theoretical and critical thinking skills. It is the desire of the faculty and department to produce graduates who are capable of meeting the high standards of a constantly evolving world of media.


Department of Communication
219 Beeson Hall  |  Campus Box 32
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone: 478-445-8260
Fax: 478-445-2364