School of Media & Communication

Welcome to the School of Media and Communication (SMC) at BGSU!

Career paths

Students in our programs go on to careers in advertising, media sales, public relations, human relations, media production, journalism, community, service, international affairs, human resources, communications and politics. Some students continue their studies in graduate school or professional schools such as law.


An Overview of the Kuhlin Center

The Michael & Sara Kuhlin Center, home of the School of Media and Communication, includes state-of-the-art technologies and facilities. Read more about the facilities

social isolation in covid

Bridge the Pandemic Divide

Communication-gerontology collaboration creates community engagement project with long-term care facility in Columbus. Read more about the community engagement project

News and Stories

Louisa Ha receives Professorship of Research Excellence Award

Dr. Louisa Ha's research has focused on advertising, audience behavior, media management, media technologies, international communication, and research methods.

Falcon Forensics and Debate Team wins national debate title

The Falcon Forensics and Debate Team recently added to its many accolades. The 2021 Online Forensics Nationals title-winning performance marked the 83rd national title in speaking in performance events and only the fourth team title in both speech and debate in school history.

Joshua Atkinson co-edits book

Dr. Joshua Atkinson, associate professor, co-edited Alternative Media Meets Mainstream Politics: Activist Nation Rising. The book demonstrates the rising role that alternative journalism plays in contemporary mainstream political communication. 

Updated: 01/19/2023 09:06AM