Communication & Media Arts

Come to Bethel College and explore journalism, public relations, broadcasting and media communication.


Welcome! We are honored that you are considering Bethel College and the Communication & Media Arts department!  We are dedicated to help you develop your communication gifts for the service of others. We offer three concentration areas including, Public Relations, Journalism and Applied Communication, and classes that help you build a professional portfolio. We encourage you to find internships that meet your goals and build professional experience.

You can get involved in our media through The Helm Yearbook, Pilot Radio, and The Bethel Beacon online newspaper. Please contact us if you want to discuss your goals and visit any of our classes. You are always welcome!

– Dr. Elizabeth McLaughlin, Ph.D.

Chair of the Communication and Media Arts Department


For a visual example of all that we do and offer at Bethel College, you might enjoy our student-created video.


fb   And, for current events and happenings, our Facebook page is a good place to visit.

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