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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.

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COMMunity Networks

PR Internship Opportunity
Posted on 19 January 2017 | 11:16 am
MSLGROUP, a global PR agency with a variety of brands in the consumer, corporate, healthcare, and digital sectors, is seeking interns. Students can apply here before Feb. 26th: The program is an 8-12 week paid internship where interns are embedded within a practice and assigned to various account teams. The internship offers a strong learning […]
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Intern at Touchpoint Communications
Posted on 19 January 2017 | 11:13 am
Touchpoint Communications is seeking an intern at their award-winning downtown marketing communications firm. Qualifications are the following: • Keen interest in social media and digital storytelling • Experience with major social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram • Strong written & verbal communication skills • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint; Google Drive • Good […]
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