Jacquelyn Miller, PhDActing Chair206.email@example.comVerna McKinnon-HippsAdministrative Assistant206.firstname.lastname@example.org
Communication Studies offers a liberal arts study of human communication designed to increase your understanding of how communication works and to improve your effectiveness as communicators in your community or in business. You take courses in public speaking, persuasion, and mass communication, as well as interpersonal and organizational communication. Special emphasis is placed on communication as a means of community-building and creating social change. Graduates go to careers in a variety of fields where thoughtful communication is required, or to graduate study in law, public administration, or communication itself.
Degrees offered: BA, minor
Sharon James Lecture, "Pink Washing: The Direct Business of Selling Breast Cancer,” presented by Professor Caitlin Ring