Prepare with Integrity and Excellence for an Exciting Career in the Communication and Digital Industry
Today’s exciting communications and digital industries have a place for you. From public relations to journalism to radio and television production, our School of Communication and Digital Content (SCDC) will prepare you for success in a career you’ll love!
We offer the following four majors in our SCDC:
- Digital Media
- Strategic Communication
Our courses are centered on hands-on, experiential learning. All of our SCDC faculty are working professionals in their respective fields, which means your classes will focus on the concepts and technology that are being used in the industry right now.
We want you to walk away with a professional portfolio that helps you land your dream job. Because of the internship opportunities and career-focused courses we offer, our Liberty alumni survey shows that nearly 73% of our students have jobs lined up when they graduate. By four months after graduation, the employment rate of our graduates surpasses 90%!*
Available School of Communication and Digital Content Degree Programs
SCDC Bachelor’s Degrees
Why Choose Liberty’s School of Communication and Digital Content (SCDC)?
At Liberty, your success is our success. We want to equip you with all of the academic resources and professional opportunities possible to help you thrive in your desired career field.
Designed with Integrity
All of our classes are founded on Liberty’s mission to Train Champions for Christ. So when you graduate, you will walk away with a degree that prepares you for excellence and integrity in both your personal and career endeavors.
Experiential and Career-focused
We believe that attending a university shouldn’t mean just reading your textbooks, attending lectures, and taking final exams. A successful career in the communication field requires experience!
Because of that, we have made it our priority to provide students like you with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities that will allow you to test your skills as you learn! These resources include:
- Over $1 million worth of equipment in our media lab. We provide the same gear that the industry currently uses
- 2 brand new HD TV studios
- Our Champion student newspaper
- Partnership with a local TV news station in Lynchburg
- Liberty’s own radio station and on-campus sports network
- Client promotional advertising projects, where students get the chance to work for real clients
Our newly expanded School of Communication and Digital Content grew 32% in its first year. We now have over 1,300 students residentially and online actively studying one of these degrees! Come visit our campus and see for yourself if a degree in communication and digital content is right for you.
Departments within the School of Communication and Digital Content
We have two departments within our School of Communication and Digital Content, the Digital Media and Journalism Department and the Strategic and Personal Communication Department. These were designed to mirror the employment opportunities for our graduates. Each department aims to bring the most relevant projects and resources to its students in order to best prepare them for today’s industry standards.
Department of Digital Media and Journalism
Department of Strategic and Personal Communication
*Resident Enrollment 2018-19, SVPA Quick Reference Sheet, source: Liberty alumni survey (viewed online April 3, 2019). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term employment conditions and do not guarantee future employment rates.