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.



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

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  • February 28, 2018 at 10:06 am
    Gaubert Oil is offering an internship in marketing and communications. Send resumés to emily.martinez@gaubertoil.com Description: Gaubert Oil Company, Inc. seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist marketing and communications efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while working for a well-known organization. Responsibilities: Assist in updating and…...

  • February 9, 2018 at 9:32 am
    Anthem, gun laws, and President Trump among potential speech forum topics — Nicholls students will have the opportunity to vote on the topic to be debated at the spring speech forum. Read the full article on the Nicholls Worth website....


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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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