Mass Communications

Mass Communications is designed to provide liberal arts students a thorough foundation in the theories and applications of mass communications and an understanding of the function of communication in society. To develop broad-based skills and understanding which will prepare students for a wide variety of careers or for advanced study in communication, business, government, or law.  

Career Titles

Account Executive

Hospitality Manager


Advertising Manager

Hotel Manager

Personnel Specialist

Association Administrator

Human Resources Adm.


Bank Officer

Industrial & Labor Relations Specialist

Print Production Coordinator

Claims Adjuster/Examiner

Insurance Agent/Broker

Promotions Manager

Consumer Affairs Specialist


Public Information Officer

Corporate Communications Director

Legal Assistant

Public Relations Specialist


Government Relations


Advertising Account Executive

Graphic Artist

Producer- TV, Film, Theatre

Advertising Copywriter

Greeting Card Writer

Production Assistant

Broadcast Advertising Sales

Lighting Technician


Communications Lawyer

Market Research

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Abingdon Convention and Visitors Bureau

Academy of Country Music

Asheboro Copperheads

Barter Theatre

Berry Home Centers

BH Media d/b/a Smyth County News & Messenger

Bristol Chamber of Commerce

Bristol Herald Courier

Bristol Motor Speedway

Citizens Telephone Cooperative

Community Newspapers of Southwest Virginia

Computech, Inc.

Congressman Griffith’s Office

Cumulus Media

Downtown Knoxville

FM 94

Fox 8 News

Fusion Network

George Washington University School of Law

Henderson School of Music

Herff Jones

Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation

Image Express

International Christian Concern

Johnston Memorial Hospital

National Harbor Peterson Companies

National Presbyterian Church

NT Concepts

Petersburg Progress Index

Piedmont Broadcasting Corporation

Pro Strength and Speed Youth Health Initiative

R2D Music Entertainment/Stache Media


Salem Red Sox

Saltville Progress

Senior Services Center, Inc.

Smyth County News Messenger (Media General)

Southwest Virginia Cultural Heritage Foundation

Sport Radio 680 The Fan - Dickey Broadcasting Co.

Stanton Pace

TECO Broadcasting, Inc.

The Corporate Image

The Olde Farm

The Town of Marion

The Weekly Standard


Washington County Public Library

Wayne C. Henderson School of Appalachian Arts


WEMV FM 94 93.9-Holston Valley Broadcasting

West Rock Corporation



William King Museum of Art