You have a story to share with the world.

Filming at LanderLander University's Department of Media and Communication can help you turn your love of information into an exciting career in an innovative industry... from traditional media in print and broadcasting... to cutting edge online media and video... to speech and performance opportunities.

You'll learn a wide variety of marketable skills through individual attention and opportunities for specialization. Our curriculum incorporates a variety of communication-related courses, ensuring that you leave Lander with a competitive edge in the fast-paced worlds of television, radio, public relations, online media, newspapers, magazines, corporate audio and video, voice acting, speech and more.

mass comm classroomYou'll feel at home in Lander's facilities, including a television studio, video and audio production labs, computer graphics labs, and voiceover booths. You'll also have access to the latest high-definition digital camera and video equipment and innovative design and editing software.

You'll find faculty who are committed to challenging, encouraging and inspiring you to reach your potential. More than just teachers, our professors are professional journalists, public relations professionals, TV and radio broadcasters, actors, directors and designers. They weave years of study, travel and life experiences into their teaching styles, guaranteeing you a practical look at the fields of media and communication.

What makes our program unique?

  • Required courses include oral, visual and written communication, and communication through media technologies including print, radio, television, video, web and mobile.
  • Students gain hands-on experience with media software and technology, beginning as freshmen.
  • Flexibility of the program allows students to take upper-level classes related to their professional interests.
  • Our faculty are award-winning professional communicators who create a supportive environment for students.
  • Internships are a built-in requirement of Lander’s mass communications and media studies program, helping students get started on networking as growing professionals.
  • Students build their creative skills through the film festival, student media, student clubs, and community theatre.

  • Lander is within driving distance to Atlanta, Ga., Charlotte, N.C., Charleston, S.C., and Orlando, Fla. – all thriving centers of entertainment, television and film production.

It's your calling to inform and entertain. Let us show you how at Lander.