Offers a comprehensive orientation and training in five key streams of communication—journalism, broadcasting and multimedia, development communication, public relations and advertising, and communication research

Since its institution in 1981, the Mass Communication Program of the University of the Philippines (UP) Cebu has produced many multi-awarded print and broadcast journalists and newsroom managers of the community press in Visayas and Mindanao, particularly Cebu City.


Starting 2018, the College of Communication, Art, and Design will offer the revised program Bachelor of Arts in Communication. Responding to the needs of the industry and the public sector, the four-year BA Communication degree reflects the convergence of traditional and new media.


Comparing it with the previous Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication, the revised degree:


The UP Cebu BA Communication program is committed to equipping graduates with the technical proficiency and the ethical and professional foundations to make them innovators and leaders in their fields.