The aim of the Arts, Literature and Communication (ALC) program is to prepare students for university studies with a balanced education in the creative arts, literature, communication and languages. Recognized as a thriving arts center for Maryland, the college is at the center of Towson’s cultural life, with program offerings in art, dance, electronic media and film, mass communication and communication studies, music and theatre arts. Sammy Foster (pictured) gained amazing experience along with credit towards her Bachelor of Communications (Media Studies) while on exchange at the University of California, Los Angeles.
If you’re ready to share your story with the world, the School of Arts, Communication and Media is here to help you start. Here at the School of the Arts and Communication, we pride ourselves on educating students for the highly diverse employment opportunities of the 21st century.
In addition, students must complete a major from an arts and social sciences subject area and have the option of completing a third major or elecitve units from arts and social sciences subject areas or another faculty in the University as permitted.
Purpose To create future leaders in Arts & Mass Media Communication, with the best of human values, working for a world based on truth, harmony,creativity, and beauty. Graduates from the school of Arts & Communication have gone on to Harvard, William & Mary, and Stetson Law Schools.
The Arts, Literature and Communication program will prepare students for university studies in fields related to the arts including education, law, communication studies, journalism, visual and performing arts, film studies, film production, english, creative writing, political science, foreign languages, public relations, history, translation, linguistics, theatre and many others.