Undergraduate Admissions
Communications students studying together.

Communication, Culture, and Media

Communication, culture, and media allows you to combine critical and creative thinking with the power of technology, media, and language to advance cultural diversity and social justice in an increasingly complex globalized world. Customize your degree through a career track in film and media studies, digital media, or social media and journalism.

Customize your degree with:

Minors available in

  • Communication Studies
  • Diversity Studies
  • Ethics and Philosophy
  • Journalism
  • Media Production
  • Modern Languages--French, French International, German, German International, Spanish, Spanish International
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • Writing

Take courses like:

  • Communication and Culture
  • Technology and Culture Theory
  • Media Industries
  • Public Speaking and Multimedia
  • Research and Writing in Communication Studies

Get hands-on experience like:

  • Getting involved with the CinOptic Communication and Media Enterprise -- a student-run business team that works to design products such as marketing materials, websites, and more for clients at Michigan Tech and around our community.
  • Studying Upper Peninsula dialects or the Ojibwa language
  • Producing a documentary of an Upper Peninsula cultural event or other digital media research projects
  • Learning from world-class faculty in a program that embraces a liberal arts education with a technological spin

Get a job like:

  • Program Coordinator
  • Corporate Communications
  • Translator
  • Marketing and Promotions
  • Community Affairs Liaison

Work for companies like:

  • Apple
  • Discovery Channel
  • Ford
  • High Schools

Learn more about communication, culture, and media at Michigan Tech!