Department of Communication
The world needs skilled communicators who can cut through the cluttered media landscape, be heard, and set new ideas in motion. At Columbus State University, you’ll be part of an interdisciplinary communication program that blends traditional learning with community-based experience.
In addition to certificate programs, the department offers bachelor’s, associate, and nexus degree options. All programs can be completed entirely in-class, online, or through a hybrid format.
Join a community of creative learners – budding filmmakers, broadcasters, social media influencers, and public relations professionals. Our instructors will help you every step of the way through one-on-one learning opportunities and professional mentorships.
GA Film Academy
Join Georgia's exciting $6 billion film industry working on one of the sets of the more than 250 films and TV productions shot in the State this year. As the third largest production center in the nation, Georgia boasts of a workforce with more than 100,000 people tied directly or indirectly to this growing part of the economy.
WCUG 88.5 FM is Columbus State University’s student-driven radio station. Operated through the Department of Communication under faculty direction, “Cougar Radio” offers a learning experience for students interested in all facets of radio broadcasting.