Mission & Objectives

Mission of the BA in Communication Studies

Our mission for the BA in Communication Studies is to develop students who are effective and ethical communicators with the creative, critical, and collaborative skills necessary to succeed in a diverse global environment.


Communication Studies Program Objectives

Students who graduate with their BA in Communication Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will be able to:

Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively.

Practice the ability to work with others to create a product.

Recognize ethical issues in communication.


Mission of the BA in Media Arts

Our mission for the BA in Media Arts is to allow students to cultivate the creative and critical skills necessary to actively engage in the media industry in a variety of capacities.


Media Arts Program Objectives

Students who graduate with their BA in Media Arts at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will be able to:

Understand and apply production skills in the creation of audiovisual media.

Understand and apply critical theories and research methods related to media studies through effective written communication.

Demonstrate a general understanding of the media industry and paths to transition from academic coursework to industry positions or advanced degrees.

Create advanced projects that demonstrate effective communication strategies in media production OR media studies.