"As a marketing manager for an international conference planning company, my responsibilities align with what I learned at MCLA about communications, public relations, advertising, and corporate branding. Catherine Rymsha '06
The English/Communications major offers you a broad background in literature, language, and media through foundation courses as well as the opportunity for specialized study in:
Why MCLA is Different
Our major emphasizes hands-on experience that you can gain in a wide variety of academic and professional settings including the college radio station (WJJW), the television and video studio (MCLA TV) and AVID editing suite, an analogue/digital production lab for film studies, the award winning student newspaper (The Beacon), and our student literary magazine (Spires).
Student internship opportunities reflect the wide range of interests among our students including:
In addition, you can join two national organizations: The National Broadcast Society and the national English honor society, Lambda Iota Tau. You may also compete for several awards and scholarships in the field, and can attend and participate in both on and off campus conferences, workshops, readings, and performances.If you want to pursue a secondary major in education and licensure to teach, this program provides the strong foundation you need.
Tuition reduction for residents of ME, NY, or RI