College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Department of Communication & Media Studies

MSU Main Campus - Marawi City > Department of Communication & Media Studies

About The Department

Communication and media studies is an interdisciplinary degree that blends skills in media and communication with social sciences and humanities that allows students to become media practitioners and professionals in this 21st century global village.

The department was created by virtue of BOR No. 246 S. 2007 as a response to the need of the internationalization of the Mindanao State University. Being one of the youngest departments in the university, its golas is geared towards the development of the students to reach their full potentials in contributing to the world of media and technology today.

Faculty Of The Department

View More
  • Chair – Ma. Ninotchka Herrera
  • Sor – Prof. Sorhaila L. Latip-Yusoph, PhD
  • Ash – Prof. Aslainiee T. Macatanong
  • Tom – Mr. Rustom Bauya
  • Fahad – Mr. Fahad M. Panggaga
  • Jay Ann – Ms. Jay Ann Maranda

If you’re an educational professional who are looking to progress into communication and media studies, or a journalism or development communication role, this is the best degree for you.

Courses In The Department

  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media Studies (MEDIA EDUCATION)
  • Bachelor of Science in Development Communication

Department Contact Info

Ma. Ninotchka Herrera

New CSSH Building, Near the Golf Course,
Mindanao State University
Marawi City, Philippines

Mon – Fri 8:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Social Info


Media Education

Development Communication

Featured Post
Trivia Post

Enrollment Update for 2022

Adjustments of Schedules:
For Freshmen – July 25 to August 2
For Old Students – August 3 to 5
Freshmen who will not yet finish processing their enrolment on July 25-August 2 can still do it on August 3-5, with the old students.
For information and guidance.

Admission Requirements

Hello! ❤
New students, transferees, shiftees, and second degree takers!
Admission for the degree programs:
– Bachelor of Arts in COMMUNICATION STUDIES (major in Media Education),
– Bachelor of Arts in JOURNALISM, and
are now open for First Semester, AY 2022-2023. 🙂
For those in the campus, come visit us at the Communication & Media Studies Department, College of Social Sciences & Humanities, Mindanao State University, Marawi City (Please follow basic health protocols: wear mask and observe proper social/physical distancing.)
Look for or contact our Dept. Admission Officers:
Mr Fahad Panggaga
call/text: 09309801065
Ms Jay-Ann Maranda
call/text: 09652447949
For other inquiries, email us at
See you! Take care & keep safe! 😊

Did You Know?

For those who haven’t decided yet what to pursue, here… 😊
Visit us at the Communication & Media Studies Department, CSSH, to enroll in any one of our three (3) degree programs —
BA Communication Studies (major in Media Education), BA Journalism, and BS Development Communication.
Come & join us! 😊


Congratulations to our dear faculty, Prof. Sorhaila L. Yusoph!
We are proud of you, Ma’am Sor! ❤
                                                               – From your CMS/ComStud family

Why Choose Our Courses?

Imagine yourself studying the course that you ever wanted to have, and in a prestigious university. Now, imagine graduating from a university that houses the best professors in journalism, communication, and media studies.

We are simply the best in the country. Contact us now to enroll this semester.

Come & Join Us!

Comm Stud Logo