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.

 Message from the Chair

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. Special areas of strength for the department include corporate communication and public relationsintegrated mediahealth communication, and political communication. We aspire to help students become communication experts who write beautifully, speak eloquently, think critically, and research effectively.  Read more.

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Charles River Laboratories: Seeking Communications & HR Intern (Summer 2020)
Posted on 21 February 2020 | 12:01 pm
With Who:  Charles River Laboratories Location:  Charleston, SC Dates:  Summer 2020 Position Description:  (This is a paid internship.) We are seeking a Communications & HR Intern for our Microbial site located Charleston. Responsibilities:  Communications Refresh weekly site newsletter (content and design) Provide background research on site communications initiatives Create content for on-site digital signage Assist in planning and promoting internal celebrations […]
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Carolina Dock And Marine: Seeking Marketing Intern (Summer 2020)
Posted on 21 February 2020 | 9:38 am
With Who:  Carolina Dock And Marine Location:  Johns Island, SC Dates:  Summer 2020 Position Description:  (This is a paid internship.) Department: Sales and Marketing Designation: Internship, Part-Time Pay classification: Hourly with Awesome swag including hoodies, Tees, and Columbia Shirts. Statement of general purpose: To provide marketing support to the team while mutually provided the intern with experience and insight to […]
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