Director: Keith Strudler, PhD
Montclair State University’s School of Communication and Media provides groundbreaking programs that give students the tools they need to succeed in the communication and media industries. Focused coursework, hands-on internships, and mentoring by a top-tier faculty are designed to arm students with marketable skills. Because the boundaries between traditional and new media have blurred, the School of Communication and Media’s cross-disciplinary programs are customizable and flexible. The mission of the School of Communication and Media is to offer dynamic programs in communication and media—including communication and media arts, communication studies, filmmaking, journalism, public relations, television production, audio/sound design, and sports media and journalism. Communication Studies majors will be ready to launch careers in such fast-growing media sectors as entertainment, health, sports, and corporate and public communications. Aspiring filmmakers will learn to create and produce professional quality live action and animated films.