Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Communication is to provide the students of Dalton State College with a strong foundation on which their educations can be built. Included in the department are classes in communication, foreign language, digital design, music, theatre, and art, and the degrees offered will prepare students for numerous endeavors after graduation, including employment in the business sector, involvement in the mass media, or continuing their education in graduate school. Members of the faculty are committed to serving as guides for students as they undertake their respective journeys through academia and provide them with instruction in diverse aspects of communication study including listening and interpersonal communication skills, critical thinking skills, an appreciation of the visual and performing arts, an understanding of the effects of mass media, research skills, and oral communication skills.

Dalton State, 650 College Drive, Dalton, GA 30720
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