Brad Nason

Associate Professor, Mass Communications

  • bnason@pct.edu
  • 570.320.2400 ext. 7440
  • ACC, Rm.212B
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Education

  • Ph.D., Speech Communication - The Pennsylvania State University, 1993
  • M.A., Communication: Journalism and Public Affairs - The American University, 1980
  • B.A., English - Lycoming College, 1977

Certifications/Awards

  • PA Association of Broadcasters' Best Public Affairs Program Medium-Size Market (2004)
  • Award of Excellence, Broadcast Education Association Festival Media Arts (2008)

Courses Taught

  • Announcing Techniques
  • Business Communications
  • Electronic Journalism
  • Fundamentals of Speech
  • Fundamentals of Small Group Communication
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Media Evolution and Social Influence
  • Media Writing
  • Radio Programming and Management
  • Radio Station Operation and Production

As technology assumes an increasingly prominent role in our lives, developing critical communication skills becomes even more important in defining what it means to be a part of an informed citizenry. As former first lady Abigail Adams said, "Learning is not attained by chance; it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence."