Mass Communication

Associate in Arts (Transfer)

Want to have a career creating, managing, or distributing media content to audiences via multiple channels and devices? They could be traditional channels, such as radio, TV, or film , or newer media like streaming, mobile or social media. Mass Communication is made for you.

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At ICC, you’ll learn to adapt message delivery to multiple channels and audiences. We are proud to be a member of the Broadcast Education Association, which offers free student memberships as well as scholarship opportunities.
Our faculty have real-world experience and they will make sure you are prepared.
A Quality Education

With classroom lectures, on-campus production studios, and numerous internship opportunities, students are well-prepared to transfer to a four-year college or university.

Get Involved

Get involved with the ICC Journalism Association and Harbinger Student Media, our student-run media outlet. Print, video, and podcasting opportunities engage the ICC community.

Career Opportunities

Creative Services Director, Media Manager, Promotion Manager, Public Affairs Director, Community Relations Manager, Multimedia Journalist, Radio Announcer, Screenwriter, Television Director, Publicist, Videographer, Digital Marketing Analyst, Social Media Manager


24 Months

if Full Time

4 Semesters
60 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2023-24

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


20 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

Meet Our Students and Alumni

Nicholas Ellingsworth
Brent Baker
Mel Ferguson
An ICC Family Celebration for Father & Son

Students receive a broad overview of mass media. They also learn the basics of audio and video production. The student will acquire skills in writing, producing, and delivering content.

David Smit, Professor
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How Do I Get Into the Mass Communication Program?

Switch on a career in the media that moves our world. The Mass Communication program connects you with the tools and technologies that reach new markets and dynamically engage diverse audiences. Talk to an Admissions Representative to learn how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 600 scholarships.
  4. Student success advisors are available to help.
  5. Activities such as AV club, school newspaper and yearbook support your admission.

What Can I Expect as a Mass Communication Student?

How Am I Going to Manage This?


  • Mon-Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm

    Virtual Stretch Hours
    Mon-Tue: 4:30 pm – 6pm