College of Communication and Information

About This Program

Explore Kent State University's Bachelor of Arts program in Applied Media. This interdisciplinary program provides students with practical skills and theoretical knowledge in media production, storytelling and communication strategies. Dive into hands-on experiences in areas such as digital media, journalism, advertising and more, preparing you for dynamic careers in today's media landscape. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • Fully online
    • Mostly online
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

  • 17.7% much faster than the average
  • 738,100 number of jobs
  • $65,810 potential earnings

Producers and directors

  • 10.0% much faster than the average
  • 159,500 number of jobs
  • $76,400 potential earnings

Public relations and fundraising managers

  • 9.2% much faster than the average
  • 88,000 number of jobs
  • $118,430 potential earnings

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.