Department of Media and Communication Arts

(Division of Humanities and the Arts)

Professor Jerry Carlson, Chair • Department Office: SH 472 • Tel: 212-650-7167

General Information

The City College offers the following undergraduate degrees in Media and Communication Arts:

B.A. in Communications

B.F.A. in Film and Video

Programs and Objectives

Established in 1984, the Department of Media and Communication Arts combines history, theory, and critical analysis of the media with hands-on practical experience. This liberal-arts based, professionally-oriented department offers a broad education in media studies and writing and research in media studies with concentrations in the following:

Advertising and Public Relations (B.A.)

Film and Video Production (B.F.A.)

Journalism (Minor)

Cinema Studies (Minor)