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Department of Mass Communications

The Department of Mass Communications  offers a 10-course curriculum leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree. The major course sequence is determined by the student's emphasis in either broadcast production or broadcast journalism. The radio area is supported by WSHA-FM,a 12,000-watt radio station broadcasting from a 540 ft. tower. The television area consists of a fully equipped studio, a television control room, and portable video recording and editing equipment.

Faculty & Staff

Cassandra S. Mitchell, Ph.D.
Chair and Asst. Professor
James E. Cheek Bldg., 2nd Floor Rm. 203 
  Vickie Devine
Administrative Specialist
James E. Cheek Bldg., 2nd Floor Rm. 204
919-719-8876 | Fax:  919-546-8315
Detine Bowers, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
James E. Cheek Bldg., 2nd Floor Rm.  A
  Fredessa Hamilton Cobb, M.A.
Adjunct Professor 
James E. Cheeks Library, 2nd Floor Rm. C
Teri A. Burnette, M.F.A.
Assistant Professor
James E. Cheek Building, 2nd Floor iMac Lab
  Josephine Oparaocha, M.A.
Assistant Professor
James E. Cheeks Building, 2nd Floor
WSHA Radio Station