About Communication Studies

A recent survey says that the abilities to speak effectively, listen well and write clearly are the first, second and fourth most important factors in hiring decisions. As a communication studies major, you’ll build a foundation for success in any number of careers, and you’ll learn how to form more rewarding relationships with family, friends and the people you work with.

  • Unravel the mysteries of communication as your classes enhance your ability to initiate, develop and maintain personal and professional relationships.
  • Learn from nationally-recognized specialists in interpersonal and organizational communication.
  • Propose your own internship to apply what you’ve learned in class in a variety of work settings.
  • Prepare for study in the nation’s best communication studies graduate programs.