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.
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.