Come LEARN. LIVE. LEAD. with the Mass Communication Department!

Welcome to the Mass Communication Department. We hope you’ll get a sense of the excitement our department’s students and faculty share in our unique south Louisiana setting. We invite you to come LEARN, LIVE, LEAD, with us!


Come study in a nationally accredited department that offers an intense and culturally diverse learning environment where you can dig down deep and discover your full potential.


Come live in a department that is like no other! Our department is known on campus for its family-like atmosphere.


Come and be part of an education with a strong emphasis on the applying classroom skills and learning to be a professional. Our students can work for the campus television station, radio station, yearbook, newspaper and literary magazine.

Come join us on OUR way to building your career! Please feel free to contact me about questions you may have about our department or Nicholls State University.



  • January 15, 2019 at 10:27 am
    Bridge to Independence is offering a paid internship for the spring 2019 semester. The student worker position will be for 10 – 15 hours per week. The student must carry a minimum of 12 academic credit hours. Candidate should have an interest in working with students with disabilities and have…...

  • January 15, 2019 at 10:21 am
    Paid internship available this spring 2019 semester. The internship involves writing press releases, posting to an Instagram account, and writing follow-up pieces for a newsletter. Position is part of the 2019 Cultural Conversation initiative to promote heritage and culture in Terrebonne and Lafourche Parishes — being organized and funded by…...

  • March 28, 2018 at 11:28 am
    LaPolitics is hiring a research assistant/writer in Baton Rouge. Full Job Posting...

  • March 5, 2018 at 10:30 am


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salbaradoLawrence “Sonny” Albarado | 2012-2013 national president of the Society of Professional Journalists and projects and city editor at The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Eric Haydel | Principal and Creative Director at Eric Haydel Design and the lifestyle brand Eric Haydel in Boston. Released the Carnival rug collection in 2017 featuring the patterns of New Orleans.

Mabile.jpgTresha Mabile | journalist and independent documentary filmmaker. Her work has aired on National Geographic, Discovery, CNN, A&E and the History Channel.

Wells.jpgKen Wells | runner-up for the Pulitzer Prize in reporting in 1982 and has written five novels and three books of non-fiction. Currently he is with an investigative unit of Bloomberg News.

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