Mission Statement

Sharon_ClassThe Department of Mass Communications at Jackson State University’s Mississippi’s urban research university students a broad-based comprehensive liberal arts education, and prepares them careers and lives of substance in the 21st century. 

Our curriculum and training programs initiate innovation, engage curiosity, and inspire critical thinking and creativity , through exceptional teaching, research, co-curricular activities and internships as well practical and civic experiences.

We prepare global, innovative communicators for media professions, scholarship, and entrepreneurial opportunities; and, are committed to making use of the technological platforms and university resources to engage the community to develop rich, diverse and sustaining relationships.