Department of Mass Communication - Message from the Chair

Love Where You’re Going!
Winthrop's Admissions Team is working hard to provide you with options to learn more about Life as an Eagle. Please check our Visit Page to sign up for one of our Virtual Admissions Experiences.

Want a one on one meeting or have any questions? There are three ways you can contact us:
Phone: 803/323-2191
Virtual Chat: Click here to register

For updates, announcements and special messages from Admissions, please follow us on Instagram - @winthropadmissions

Mass Communication

Message from the Chair

Guy Reel

Welcome to Mass Communication - the field that is shaping and engaging the world every day. Our program focuses on building student knowledge, skill, leadership and critical thinking abilities vital to long-term success. The Department of Mass Communication is built on a "student-first" philosophy, with faculty members doing all they can to help student receive valuable professional training while in school and job placement after graduation. We maintain strong academic and professional standards, and our program is one of only two in the state accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications. 

Come experience us! Visit a class and meet with our professors and students. Call for an appointment at 803.323.2121.


Guy Reel, Ph.D.
Professor/Department Chair, Department of Mass Communication

Last Updated: 8/20/20