The Mass Media curriculum provides Washburn students with a rich diversity of media studies in the areas of Creative Advertising, Film and Video, Public Relations, and Contemporary Journalism. The courses within these areas prepare students for careers in the applied media professions and graduate studies. The Mass Media program emphasizes multimedia skills necessary for students to pursue opportunities in traditional as well as new media industries, including independent entrepreneurial enterprises. The major and minor can be selected in combination with other majors offered in the College of Arts and Sciences and other schools within the University.
Experienced professors and qualified professionals teach all of the mass media classes, placing strong emphasis on individualized attention and real-world experience.
Bridget Walter is a 2012 graduate and HR Operations Administrator at Westar Energy. "As a Washburn Mass Media graduate I feel I was very well prepared to enter the workforce. The curriculum and professors from the program have equipped me with the knowledge and skills I need to be successful today."Read More Alumni Testimonials