Success in the fast-moving world of communications relies on more than just the ability to use technology. At the School of Mass Communication, students are both educated and trained to combine critical awareness and make decisions with technical and organizational competence.
With our sequences in advertising, journalism, and public relations, students gain the the technical competency and the ability to provide vision and leadership in the complex field of communications. Perhaps that’s why the School of Mass Communication was named one of the Great Schools for Communications and Journalism Majors by the Princeton Review, and why more Loyola undergraduates choose to major at the School of Mass Communication than in any other degree program.
Ophelia Battle is an advertising major and graphic design minor who was a part of Rebirth Advertising, a team winning a student Gold Addy and Best of Show at the Ad Club of New Orleans annual Addy Gala recently.
The Public Relations Association of Louisiana recognized Loyola University New Orleans professor Cathy Rogers, Ph.D., as the 2012 State Educator of the Year in public relations.
SMC alum Michelle Gingras was hired as a multimedia sports reporter at the San Diego Union Tribune last September. She works primarily for their television station UT-TV, but her job is to create visual stories for multiple platforms.