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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.

FulbrightThe College of Charleston is named a “Top Producer” of Student and Scholar Fulbright awards among master’s-level colleges and universities in the U.S. Currently the Department of Communication has two representatives on Fulbright assignments: Dr. Beth Sundstrom in Ireland and 2018 communication alumna Camila Bailey is in Malaysia.

The Princeton Review
Great reviews for #CofC and the College's communication major! The COMM Dept. is ranked among the best in The Princeton Review’s “Great Schools for 20 of the Most Popular Undergraduate Majors".

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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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Charleston Wine + Food Festival – Summer Intern
Posted on 23 April 2019 | 2:50 pm
Marketing + Communications Internship Needed: 1 Dates: May 2019 – August 2019 Position Description: We’re looking for a dynamic, energetic Marketing/PR + Communications major to assist and support marketing + communications initiatives to promote the 15th annual Charleston Wine + Food festival.   Skills Required: Ability to work independently while also contributing to team goals […]
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Big Brothers Big Sisters Seeks Digital Media Interns
Posted on 22 April 2019 | 11:32 am
Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBSL) — “New” as an independent organization (Big Brothers Big Sisters was previously hosted at Carolina Youth Development Center) — will be coordinating a large fall launch, so an intern interested in serving through the end of the year will be involved in some very important groundbreaking work. We are looking to […]
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