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.

Important Announcements

  • Scholarships for 2021-22 are open! Apply by February 1, 2021 to be considered. One easy application - multiple finanical opportunities. Scholarships available for each class rank (incoming freshmen, rising sophomores, rising juniors, rising seniors). Visit Communication Scholarships for more information and links to apply.
  • Rising COMM Major Seniors: Applications for the COMM Martin Scholars Program are open! Make your senior year life-changing with the opportunites that come with being a Martin Scholar - see more information, believe in yourself, and apply today! All application materials due March 15, 2021.

 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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COMMunity Network

Her Campus Media: Seeking Writers
Posted on 15 January 2021 | 5:20 pm
With Who:  Her Campus Media, at CofC Location:  Charleston, SC Position Summary:  Her Campus is an online magazine written solely by collegiate female writers where we share advice, laugh, and learn along the way. Being part of Her Campus means being part of 300 national and international chapters with connections to strong and inspired women....
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MUSC: Seeks Marketing and Student Recruitment Specialist
Posted on 15 January 2021 | 9:49 am
With Who:  College of Pharmacy – Dean’s Office, MUSC University Location:  Charleston, SC Type of Employment:  Full-Time, Salaried Salary Range:  UNIV-Band 5: $33,494.00 – $47,734.00 – $61,975.00 (min – mid – max) Position Description:  The Marketing & Student Recruitment Specialist implements strategies to recruit prospective students to support the MUSC College of Pharmacy strategic enrollment goals.  The...
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