Are you curious about how large amounts of information reaches a large amount of people? How ads become viral and people become instafamous? Where do clothing, travel, and social trends come from? You’ll find the answers to this and many other communication questions with a degree in mass communication. Mass communication is the study of how people exchange information through mass media to an audience at the same time. A communication degree is a type of social science that falls under the category of communication studies. Students in this major learn an array of crucial skills in how to effectively communicate and spread information through to the masses.
Students who obtain this degree can pursue careers in advertising, journalism, broadcasting, public relations, marketing, media (digital, traditional), film, and sales. You’ll learn how to effectively communicate information that translates into influencing behavior and thoughts of consumers or a large group of people. You’ll gain the knowledge of understanding a deeper level of media and become a more informed consumer yourself. Many programs encourage internships and field projects to assist students in obtaining first-hand experience in mass media professions.
University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus offers 1 Mass Communication/Media Studies degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 10 Mass Communication/Media Studies students graduated with students earning 10 Doctoral degrees.
Oklahoma State University-Main Campus offers 1 Mass Communication/Media Studies degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 10 Mass Communication/Media Studies students graduated with students earning 10 Master's degrees.
Oral Roberts University offers 1 Mass Communication/Media Studies degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 4 Mass Communication/Media Studies students graduated with students earning 4 Bachelor's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus Norman, OK||22 : 1||28,079|
|Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Stillwater, OK||19 : 1||24,079|
|Oral Roberts University Tulsa, OK||26 : 1||4,160|
|Oklahoma Christian University Edmond, OK||22 : 1||2,064|
|East Central University Ada, OK||27 : 1||3,613|
|Southern Nazarene University Bethany, OK||36 : 1||2,239|
|Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College Miami, OK||33 : 1||1,826|
|Rose State College Midwest City, OK||53 : 1||7,044|