Welcome to the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University! We're proud to be one of the largest and most innovative programs in the nation. With a vibrant and active faculty of scholars and professionals, we provide our students with the best training and preparation for productive and responsible careers in mass communication in the 21st century. To learn more about our program and mission, click here.
Mass Communication Week, the SJMC's annual four-day conference, gave students a chance to hear from professionals about issues, trends and careers in mass media. This year, we had more than 45 events with 45+ speakers representing the fields of journalism, advertising, public relations, digital media and more. Find our full coverage of the event at txstatemcweek.com, or check out our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts.
The first SJMC study abroad trip 2014 is now underway. Students travel across Europe on field visits to the media centers of in Edinburg, Scotland; Cardiff, Wales; and London, England. You can track their progress by visiting the follow hashtag #SJMCinUK.
The much touted Google Glass has arrived at Texas State! The School of Journalism and Mass Communications acquired a pair earlier last month and since then, faculty have been learning to use it themselves and introducing it to their various classes. Continue reading...
A meet and greet was hosted for this year’s Mass Communication Learning Community (LC) at the Tower Residence Hall on August 28. During the event Assistant Director and LC sponsor Harry Bowers welcomed new LC students for the fall 2014 semester. Pictured with Mr. Bowers are members of the LC and Carlos Hernandez, their Resident Assistant. To learn more about this community, click here!