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Department of Communication

The Department of Communication creates and shares knowledge of communication and relational processes, including ethical and critical decision-making, with the goal of encouraging the development of engaged citizens preparing for leadership in their professions, community, and world.

Student Opportunities

We are fortunate to have wonderful relationships with local companies looking to hire CofC Communication majors and minors as interns. Each year the Department of Communication hosts an internship fair where students have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with employers. More than 35 companies participated in this fall's internship fair. See event slideshow here.

2016 Dept. of Communication Internship Fair 

Message from the Chair

jk Jenifer Kopfman
Department Chair

Welcome to the Department of Communication at the College of Charleston. We are a dynamic, integrated program with an accomplished faculty whose teaching and research are reflective of the diversity of our discipline. Read more.

Alumni Spotlight

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COMMunity Networks

Her Campus CofC is Looking For Contributors
Posted on 20 February 2017 | 11:32 am
Her Campus CofC wants writers like you! If you would like to get involved as a contributor, or if you want to share a story idea, please email For more information visit the Her Campus CofC site and contact your classmates, Marissa Myhill and Anna Trojanowska, Her Campus CofC Correspondents. 
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Annex Studio Summer Internship Opportunity
Posted on 7 February 2017 | 10:37 am
Annex Studio, a digital branding company that crafts experiences for arts and cultural organizations, is seeking an intern for a summer position. The ideal candidate would be a junior or senior at CofC majoring in Business Administration, Marketing, Communication, or Arts Management. The internship would run from roughly May 15th until August 15th with a  commitment […]
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CHStoday Daily Newsletter Now Hiring
Posted on 6 February 2017 | 11:29 am
CHStoday, a new, daily news + lifestyle email newsletter and community-centric social media brand. (CHStoday’s sister brand, GVLtoday, is expanding its parent company to grow into new markets this year, and we’re launching CHStoday in Charleston, SC as well as COLAtoday in Columbia, SC.) CHS is hiring the following positions — Digital Media Intern – a summer & fall […]
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Earth Heart Growers Seeks Interns
Posted on 31 January 2017 | 12:12 pm
Earth Heart Growers, a SC non-profit organization, was created to help children understand sustainability practices. The main purpose of EHG is to integrate the natural sciences into the formal school curriculum through in-school garden, culinary, and baking instruction, along with a Kids Market program where the children package and distribute their homemade goods. EHG is […]
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