The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina


Maria Aselage, MBA

Maria Aselage joined The Citadel faculty in Janaury 2007. She currently teaches in the undergraduate program. In addition to teaching, Ms. Aselage owns and operates her own communications consulting company.

Ms. Aselage has 25 years experience in the communications field. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism degree from the University of Georgia in 1991 and an MBA from The Citadel in 2003. Ms. Aselage spent more than six years as a television news anchor and reporter. After leaving the news business in 1998, she created and worked in The Citadel's Oral Communications Lab. From 2002-2005, she served as communications director and media spokesperson for the Catholic Diocese of Charleston. In May 2005, Ms. Aselage moved to the Jacksonville, Florida area where she accepted the position of Executive Vice President for the Clay County Chamber of Commerce. She moved back to Charleston in January 2007, started her company and returned to The Citadel.

Ms. Aselage also serves as Vice Chairperson of the Board for Camp Rise Above, an organization that provides life changing camp experiences to children with serious illnesses, disabilities and challenges. 


aselage_professional_2016Contact Information:

Office: Bond 275
Telephone: 843.513.7605
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Office Hours:
Monday & Tuesday: 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. 
and by appointment


M.B.A., The Citadel
B.A.J., University of Georgia

Vita: Maria Aselage

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