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Department of Communication

The Communications Department is committed to promoting knowledge, criticism and practical application of human and media communication by educating students to be critical observers of social problems and professional practitioners in the media professions.

The department strives to improve students' communication skills and their critical and analytic abilities concerning both the process and consequences of human and media communication. We provide a stimulating and professionally-oriented learning environment based upon collaborative learning and practical application, and requiring high standards of scholarship at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The department offers two undergraduate majors:

The department offers three undergraduate minors:

  • Health Communication
  • Communication Studies
  • Organizational Communication