Welcome to Arkansas State University!
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    Arkansas State University

    The Herald is a public forum whose content is written for the Arkansas State University community. New issues of The Herald are published on Mondays and Thursdays during the fall and spring semesters.

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    Bachelor of Science
    Creative Media Production

    The creative media production program prepares practitioners who understand the world of production, from concept to program completion.

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    Bachelor of Science
    Multimedia Journalism

    The multimedia journalism program prepares working journalists and news practitioners to generate, research, write, and produce newsworthy content across the spectrum of news media.

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    Channel 18

    ASU-TV is Arkansas State’s very own 24-hour cable network. You can catch it on Suddenlink channel 18. We air original sports, news, cooking, and talk shows along with Classic Arts Showcase.

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    Master of Science
    Mass Communications

    Mass Communication is the study of sharing information through media outlets to reach large population segments.

Our faculty bring years of experience and work with students in “real world” application.  The facilities are state-of-the-art. We strive to keep our equipment and facilities on par with those found in the media and communication industries.

What does that mean for you?

It means that when you graduate, you will be able to walk into almost any communications-related job and already know how to operate the equipment and software.  That’s what gives our graduates a competitive edge.

Our graduates go on to work in:

  • Sports Broadcasting
  • Advertising
  • Film Producing
  • Public Relations
  • News Reporting
  • Technical Writing
Accredited by ACEJMC

acejmc-logoWe are certified by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism & Mass Communications for our undergraduate programs in journalism and radio-television. Only 109 schools in the U.S. are accredited by ACEJMC.

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