Master Your Media Acumen

Featuring a cutting-edge Communications Center and a convenient location to the media mecca of the world, our department on Pace University's Westchester campus provides you with real-world experiences in exciting fields such as film, production, journalism, and public relations.

Top 9%

Best schools for communication majors based on salary potential (Source: PayScale)

Top 11%

Most popular colleges for film/cinema/media studies (Source: College Factual).

Top 17%

Highest paid communication and journalism graduates (Source: College Factual).

Pace University's Media, Communications, and Visual Arts students filming a music video

From Dreams to Cinematic Realities

Step into the exciting world of media innovation with our innovative learning experiences offering you the chance to explore cutting-edge fields, including music video production, the creation of a cinematic universe, and hands-on drone flying. Student experiential learning in our department equips you with essential media skills, setting you on a path to success in the ever-evolving world of media and communications.


In our advanced film courses, you and your classmates will have the opportunity to produce your own professional-quality documentary. With a focus on telling important stories, the coursework immerses you in the documentary’s subject matter, which has included trips to Hawaii, Brazil, Puerto Rico, and Cuba.

Pace University's Media, Communications, and Visual Arts PaceDocs documentary students in Spain filming a person speaking about casks with barrels in background

Enriching Opportunities

Our state-of-the-art Communications Center gives you hands-on access to professional-quality equipment and facilities, including video and production equipment, video editing labs, audio recording studios, and TV studios.

In addition to the Mu Iota Chapter of Lambda Pi Eta, the National Communication Association, our program connects you to local and national communications organizations and hosts networking events to help you develop relationships in the industry.

Our internships connect you to real-world experience in this fast-growing, continually evolving field. With our proximity to New York City, your internship options are endless and can include opportunities in fashion, national news, film, sports, and more.

News and Stories

Lights, Camera, Action!

Dive into the latest department news and explore the narratives that celebrate the art of storytelling and the power of communication.

Pace University's Media, Communications, and Visual Arts students being filmed and the scene being viewed through the camera's preview

Realize Your Creative Vision

Get ready to roll on your media, communications, and visual arts career at Pace!