Communication and Media Studies Career Opportunities
The Communication and Media Studies major prepares students for careers in some of the fastest growing sectors of the local and national economy.
Read about one CMS alumna who made her career dreams real.
Atlanta: The Place for Communication and Media Professionals
- Home to major employers like Turner Broadcasting, Cumulus Media, Tyler Perry Studios, Coca-Cola, Home Depot, UPS, and Delta
- One of the top five cities in the US for media jobs (The Balance)
- Dozens of public relations firms in the metro area (Clutch)
- 80 radio stations within listening range of the city (Radio-Locator)
- Over 3,200 full time positions at the top 50 advertising and marketing firms in Atlanta (AJC)
- More than 150 recording studios and 20,000 jobs in the music industry (GDEcD)
- Over 2,000 film and television production-related companies (GDEcD)
- Atlanta is home to 18 Fortune 500 companies and a hub of international business.