What Can I Do With A Major In Media Studies?

Media Studies

The media studies program in the College of Liberal Arts offers courses of study across three disciplines including public relations, advertising and multimedia.

The media studies program embodies the mission, vision and values of Northeastern State University, with particular focus on integrity, collaboration and creativity.

Courses include writing for the media, digital media production, digital photography, media literacy, advertising, public relations and more.

Students graduating from the media studies program are well prepared to engage in a global society due to their study and experience in critical research and interpretation, student-based projects and collaboration in applied industry settings.

Students in the media studies program have the opportunity to work at The Northeastern, a student-ran online publication found at www.nsunews.com.


Career Opportunities

  • Broadcast News Analyst
  • Cartoonist
  • Communications Professor
  • Copy Writer
  • Correspondent
  • Editor
  • Editorial Writer, Newspapers & Magazines
  • Newspaper Editor
  • Newspaper/Magazine Writer
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Publications Editor
  • Radio & TV News Commentator
  • Radio & TV Newscaster
  • Reporter
  • Screen Writer
  • Script Editor
  • Speech Writer
  • Sportswriter
  • Technical & Scientific Publications Editor
  • Technical Publications Writer
  • Travel Writer
  • Writer / Author

Related Skills

  • Contact with Public
  • Decision Making
  • Frequent Decision Making
  • Helping
  • Leading Others
  • Listening
  • Managing Time
  • Persuasion
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Reasoning
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Speaking
  • Strict Deadlines
  • Writing and Authoring

Degree Information