Department of Communication Studies
The fact you are reading this indicates a serious interest in a career in the communication industry. As you review the information that follows, imagine actually operating broadcast video cameras, audio recording consoles, digital audio and video workstations or shooting portraits and products in our photography studio. You may write for and participate in the design of the student newspaper or take an active part in the department’s photo staff, using the latest digital cameras, computer graphics and publication technologies.
WGWG-FM, Gardner-Webb's 50k watt radio station, and the department’s new digital editing equipment will provide you with practical experience in television film, and web casting.
Communication Studies offers extensive instruction in all of these areas and more, with classroom and laboratory opportunities that maximize hands-on training on current, industry-respected equipment. In addition, the low student-to-faculty ratio in our classes allows you to truly interact with your instructor. A degree in one of our several programs will give you solid, practical knowledge that will further the realization of your career goals.