Communication & Media

The Communication and Media Studies major encourages you to apply reading, writing and critical thinking skills within a multimedia environment.

Through coursework, student media groups, and hands-on projects, you’ll examine and appraise different media, including written, studio, and video materials. You’ll have access to broadcasting equipment and video-editing software and equipment, as well as opportunities to work for the The Paw Print student newspaper, student streaming radio and more.

Upon graduation, you’ll demonstrate competence in a variety of media forms and techniques. The skills and knowledge you gain at Adams State will prepare you for many career paths, broadcasting, video production, social media, graduate school, and a variety of other communication-oriented careers.

2022-2023 Degrees

Program Department Faculty

Program Chair

  • Beth Bonnstetter, Ph.D.


  • Beth Bonnstetter, Ph.D

Assistant Professors

  • Paul Tunis, M.F.A.

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School of Humanities and Social Sciences