• Film & Theatre Programs Get New Home Effective as of July 1, 2017, the Film & Video and Theatre programs will no longer be offered within the department of Communication; Rather, they will exist as a standalone entity within the new College of the Arts as the School of Film, Media, & Theatre. With the establishment of this new… more »
  • Dr. Mia Bloom Terrorism Research PublishedCongratulations to Dr. Mia Bloom for the publication of her research on IS terrorist methods of weaponizing children. Her work was just featured in “The Conversation”, an independent news source aiming to rebuild trust in journalism by delivering high quality, authenticated and explanatory research directly to the public. Click here to read her article. We also recognize… more »

About the Department

Situated in the heart of Atlanta, one of the world’s most vibrant media centers, the Department of Communication at Georgia State University offers quality educational programs of study (B.A., M.A., and Ph.D.) in journalism & mass communication, public relations, speech communication & rhetoric, and TV/news media (with rich opportunities for training in media production)… Learn More



Research Impact

Teaching advocacy skills to K-12 students. Improving journalism education worldwide. Tracing political rhetoric and social change. Diagnosing media stereotyping. Mapping production industries and new media reach. Exploring race and visual culture.


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