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Welcome to Communication Studies

Formerly Speech Communication

The Department of Communication Studies replaced the name "Speech Communication" in January 2014. We're part of the College of Liberal Arts. Our new name reflects the many different educational opportunities we provide. We offer bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees with a wide variety of specializations in the communication discipline. We're proud of our outstanding faculty, excellent programs, small classes, strong research, student achievements, extracurricular activities, and traditions of excellence. Learn from award-winning and caring faculty. Build the communication skills you need. Expand your horizons.