The Department of Communication offers academic preparation and community-based experience to prepare you for a challenging, rewarding career. We offer the flexibility of traditional in-class learning, in-class/online blend, or 100 percent online coursework.
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.
Alums Jessica Word Roberts (Class of '13) and JT Fellows (Class of '16) and Piedmont Columbus photographer Joe Paull were recognized at the 2019 PRSA Georgia Awards Celebration where they received the PRSA Phoenix Award for Best Social Story. The event honors the best of and the best in public relations in Georgia and highlights achievements in public relations strategy and impact. Roberts and Fellows credit the Communications Department at Columbus State University for their solid understanding of both public relations and social media best practices.