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Welcome to Media Studies!


Media Days April 19-22, 2021 – Register Here

This annual event hosts experts in the fields of Journalism, Public Relations, Cinema, Photography and Broadcasting. Our theme is “Changing the Narrative.” Our goal this year is to expose our students to a diverse group of media professionals so that we can help our students see what they can be. Sessions will be held on Zoom. Click here for more information.

We offer degrees in Cinema, Communications, Digital Broadcast Arts, Journalism, Photography.

We train future film makers, news anchors, radio deejays, magazine photographers, public relations and advertising executives, bloggers and designers.
Join our Emmy award winning live TV shows North County News, Palomar Live, and Prep Sports Live that are cablecast on Cox/Time Warner channel 16. Go live on-air with your own radio show on KKSM AM 1320. Come be a part of our award winning school newspaper, The Telescope, and magazine, IMPACT. And check out our exciting photo student showcases.

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Still have questions? Call or email the Media Studies Department Assistant Rita Walther at or (760) 744-1150 ext. 2440.

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