The Department of Communication at Georgia State University offers graduate programs of instruction in human communication; mass communication; digital media strategies; and public communication. The intellectual and creative energies activated by this rich range of activity make the department an ideal place to prepare for a professional career in communication or education and to undertake research that makes a difference.
The city of Atlanta, a major world media center, offers graduate students a wealth of opportunities. Georgia State is within walking distance of CNN, Turner Broadcasting System (TBS), Edelman and Fortune 500 companies. Atlanta is also home to the Martin Luther King Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Students are mentored by a highly acclaimed and passionate faculty that includes Emmy- and Sundance-award winning media makers and accomplished and prolific scholars.