Undergraduate Studies

The Department of Communication Studies offers three different undergraduate concentrations in Communication Studies: Interpersonal Communication, Organizational Communication, and Public Communication. Course syllabi are available on the Resources page.  The Department also offers a minor in Communication Studies.

Students choose from a variety of courses to complete their major or minor in Communication Studies. The department is also home to a chapter of Lambda Pi Eta, a communication honor society, and the Communication Studies Student Association (CSSA). Below you can find details about the concentrations offered by the department. You can also consult the undergraduate catalog.

INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION EMPHASIS
The Interpersonal Communication concentration is intended for students seeking personal enrichment and/or futures in service industries and institutions, the professions, or graduate work in communication. More…

ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION EMPHASIS
The Organizational Communication concentration is intended for students seeking communication roles in organizations, industries, corporations, and/or government institutions, as well as graduate work in communication. More…

PUBLIC COMMUNICATION EMPHASIS
The Public Communication concentration is intended for students seeking public roles in the legal, political, and/or other communication settings of democratic society, as well as graduate work in communication. More…

HEALTH COMMUNICATION EMPHASIS 

The Health Communication concentration is intended for students seeking professions in health and wellness-related fields, as well as graduate work in communication. More…

MINOR IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES

A minor in Communication Studies consists of 12 hours. More…