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Entertainment and Media Studies
Students graduate from the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication’s Department of Entertainment & Media Studies prepared to pursue careers in media-entertainment industries (film, television, and digital) and for advanced study and careers in education and in public policy. Courses focus on the theory and production of scripted and unscripted visual storytelling from within a media studies framework. They gain a broad understanding of media-entertainment industry history and approaches to visual storytelling, structure and policy, as well as on-the-ground experience in screenwriting, producing and directing, and postproduction.
Grady College offers two graduate degrees: the Master of Arts in Journalism & Mass Communication (M.A.) and the Ph.D. in Mass Communication (Ph.D.). The Grady College also offers a Graduate Certificate in Media Analytics. For more information, click here to learn about graduate studies at Grady.
The Department of Entertainment & Media Studies offers one major: Entertainment and Media Studies.
Graduates find careers in the film, television, radio, cable, satellite, online, mobile and other new media industries. Majors work in writing, content production, programming, distribution, management, sales and research, primarily in the creative and entertainment industries. Graduates of the Department of Entertainment and Media Studies can be found working at CNN, Turner Entertainment Networks, Fox Business News, Nielsen Media Research, Simmons Media Research, and The Weather Channel.
We are proud that our graduates have touched the lives of people around the world and shaped the society in which we live in through their work. We look forward to welcoming you to our extensive global family of news and entertainment storytellers!
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