Bachelor of Arts in

Communication and Emerging Media

Bachelor of Arts in Communication & Emerging Media

Launching in Spring of 2022, the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Communication and Emerging Media degree offers students a variety of courses in traditional and digital communications. Students will have access to state-of-the-art technology with a newly built media lab and various equipment for experiential learning and career readiness opportunities. Classes in this program will include Media Studies, Intercultural Communication, Digital Media, Video Production, Sports Communications and more. The program will allow considerable flexibility in selecting courses by offering electives in various departments such as business, information technology and nursing in order to fit the needs and goals of each student. 

Graduates can find career opportunities in the desired fields of:

  • Advertising
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations
  • Marketing and Coordination
  • Web Content Design
  • Social Media Management
  • Copy Writing
  • Media Criticism
  • Writing for Digital Media
  • News Writing and Reporting
  • Brand Strategy
  • Film Production

Undergraduate Major

Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Emerging Media

Collum Hall


Faculty & Staff


Receive hands-on training with the technology used by professionals.

Program Highlights

From the use of social media to writing print and video advertisements, local businesses have a growing need for employees that are versed in a wide range of communication skills. With a degree in Communication and Emerging Media, students will be prepared for a variety of career opportunities that use the skills learned while at Georgia Southwestern.