Communication at Buffalo State
Communication encompasses many disciplines and career fields. Our alumni are employed across the country as journalists, social media specialists, public relations and advertising professionals, television and video producers, and more.
Get hands-on experience in professional communication settings. Gain a competitive edge in the job market through our internships, student media organizations, and service-learning courses.
Degrees & Programs at a Glance
Beyond Boundaries Film Series
The Beyond Boundaries Film and Discussion Series announces its spring lineup of documentaries, each followed by a panel discussion
Screenings are held in the Burchfield Penney Art Center’s Tower Auditorium beginning at 7:00 p.m. and are free and open to the public.
We’re one of only 117 schools in the United States accredited by the prestigious Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications, making us one of the finest in the country – and among the most affordable.ACEJMC website What Accreditation Means
Our emphasis on hands-on, applied-learning through internships, student media organizations, and service-learning courses gives our graduates real-world, professional experience.Internships Service-Learning Courses Student Media Organizations
Our graduating students are ready for exciting communication careers in online, print and broadcast journalism, public relations, social media, and advertising, media production, scholarly communication research, and media analysis.Alumni Success Stories
Read about department news, events, and more
Media Production At-A-Glance
Explore our students' work!
Samantha Pangborn, '21
In spring 2021, media production major Samantha Pangborn interned at WNED-TV and was subsequently offered a full-time position.