Communication Studies students learn the sought-after skills of effective communication — writing, speaking and listening — while preparing for a variety of professional careers.

The Power to Communicate

  • Our two degree programs span three emphasis areas  Interpersonal and Public Communication, Journalism and Mass Communication and Film and Media Arts and reflect the theoretical aspects of human communication.
  • Our award-winning and committed faculty of scholars, filmmakers and journalists inspire the highest level of undergraduate achievement.
  • Fully equipped film, video and radio production facilities and editing suites enable students to light, shoot and edit professionally.
  • Eleven field-specific scholarships, grants and participation in an annual public speaking competition offered.
  • Internships in journalism, social media, film and video production, political campaigns, event planning and corporate communications.
  • Classes give students the opportunity to produce materials that directly enhance their resumes and portfolios, as shown in Student Projects.

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Career Paths for Communication Studies Majors