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Fairfield, CT 06825
- MACOMM: Our master's degree in communication focuses on corporate communication and public relations, digital multimedia journalism and digital multimedia production.
- FTMA: Our master's degree in film and television focuses on film and television production.
- SCM: Our master's degree in sports communication and media focuses on sports broadcasting and athletic communications and promotions.
By facilitating critical and creative thinking, CMS faculty members encourage students to explore the ethical implications of producing mass-mediated messages, and to appreciate the profound social responsibility she or he will have as a communications professional. Along the way, students gain the necessary skills to put their ideas and ideals into action through our robust media production curriculum.
In addition to visiting us at SHU's open houses and information sessions, we invite prospective students to tour our department and its facilities, or to meet with one of our faculty members. Please contact our department assistant at email@example.com or 203-371-7755 to schedule a meeting or tour.
Sarah Pfeffer, recent graduate of our master’s in communication program, produced a film entitled Project Limulus, which has been selected for a screening at the Beneath the Waves Film Festival. Read more
Renowned Movie Producer Hausman Talks With Film Students
November 20, 2013
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Legendary film producer Michael Hausman visited Sacred Heart University’s Stamford campus Monday evening to discuss filmmaking with two dozen graduate students enrolled in the film and television master’s program. Hausman has been a film producer for more than 40 years, with credits including Brokeback Mountain, Gangs of New York, The People vs. Larry Flynt, The Firm, and Amadeus. He visited SHU as a guest of Visiting Assistant Professors Damon Maulucci and Justin Liberman. Both professors are graduates of the Columbia University School of the Arts, where Hausman teaches. For information about applying to the FTMA program, visit http://ftma.sacredheart.edu/.
SHUsquare to Enhance Teaching and Learning Across Disciplines
September 26, 2013
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart University’s SHUsquare website made its official debut on September 10 at a meeting attended by first-year students and faculty in the Fairfield campus’ Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts. Marie Hulme, an English instructor and director of SHUsquare, which has been described as a “Virtual Public Square,” introduced the new and exciting initiative. She told the audience that SHUsquare is “a social media platform that allows students and faculty to keep conversations going beyond the classroom and a place of intellectual connectivity.”
New Master of Arts in Sports Communication and Media Announced
September 9, 2013
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart University has announced the creation of a new master’s degree in sports communication and media to launch in the fall of 2014. The degree will prepare students for the myriad responsibilities and required skill sets of sports media professionals in the 2010s.The new program will take advantage of the professional experience of several existing communication and media studies faculty members, including Andrew Miller, who worked in Los Angeles in film and production; Brian Thorne, who works with the Golf Channel, NFL Films and Major League Baseball; and Paul Pabst, executive producer of DirecTV’s The Dan Patrick Show.