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

Graduate Updates

The School of Media & Communication at Bowling Green State University has extended the deadline for PhD applications with GA funding. At this time, we are reviewing applications on a rolling basis until June 1.

News and Stories

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.

Alternative Media Meets Mainstream Politics: Activist Nation Rising Book

Givens Fellowship allows Journalism student to research in India

BGSU multiplatform journalism major Abby Shifley traveled to New Delhi, India, in December and January. She went on this trip to research human trafficking in India, a country where she spent 10 years of her life.

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.