Journalism and Mass Communications
Welcome to Murray State's Department of Journalism and Mass Communications! In today's fast-paced digital world, the business of creating and delivering news, content and messages is changing. As such, JMC faculty are committed to help you succeed and prepare for tomorrow's challenges.
The JMC department is one of only 111 programs in the U.S. and one of three in Kentucky accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC). We take pride in maintaining accreditation because it means we are achieving high standards - and going the extra mile to create an environment for student success.
In fact, click on the link Enrollment, Graduation and Retention at the left of your screen to view our commitment to achievement.
Please click on the Undergraduate or Graduate links to the left to learn more about the programs we offer. If you would like to visit our department and the campus, please contact us.
We look forward to welcoming you to the Murray State University Department of Journalism and Mass Communications.
If you plan to choose one of our programs and enroll as a freshman, please click here to see a four-year curriculum plan and more information.
If you plan to choose one of our programs and enroll as a transfer student from a KCTCS college or other institution, please click here to see a two-year curriculum plan and more information.
Department Contact Information
Dr. Allen White, Chair
Dept. of Journalism and Mass Communications
114 Wilson Hall
Murray State University
Murray, KY 42071
Phone: (270) 809-2387
Fax: (270) 809-2390