About Journalism & Communication Studies
To provide students with the knowledge, understanding, and skill to achieve career success, to be viable practitioners within their professional disciplines, and to be prepared for advanced graduate study.
The Department of Communication provides the basic general studies communications courses required in all degree programs. In addition, the department offers a major in seven distinct areas: Advertising Communication, Broadcasting, Communication Studies, Journalism, and Public Relations and minors in Advertising Communication and Public Relations.
Our department offers seven communication majors and two minors and boasts a faculty committed to providing students with an understanding of the theories and practices of their respective disciplines.
We do this by combining real-world EXPERIENCES with real-world studies to TEACH students real-world SKILLS.