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.


New Home, New Facilities

State-of-the-art Michael and Sara Kuhlin Center features cutting-edge technology. Read more about the newly named Michael & Sara Kuhlin Center

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.

Public Relations major applauds her fellow seniors

BGSU public relations major Meredith Troxel shares her experiences with online classes and offers tips to her peers as they traverse this semester during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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.