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The Department of Mass Communication has embarked on an ambitious journey to interweave the foundations of a strong collegiate education for lifelong learning with the practical preparation for professional careers with emerging and continually evolving technologies and new social media.
With 25 full-time and 25 part-time faculty, our students benefit from a wide range of professional and scholarly expertise. We are passionate about our mission: “Helping Students Learn!” We strongly encourage you to take advantage of the diverse opportunities available through our student-run media, student organizations, internships, guest speakers, and travel abroad study tours." - Dr. Mary Carver, Chair of Mass Communication
UCO's Department of Mass Communication values knowledge and professional skills that advance all toward successful career preparation, responsible citizenship to preserve a free and engaged society, and life-long learning within a global community. Our student-centered approach, supported by quality teaching and creative scholarly achievement, emphasizes clear communication, effective writing, critical thinking, creative expression, community service, ethical principles, and innovative leadership.