Purpose: Understanding and Improving Communication in Real Life Situations.
Mission: To develop critical understanding of communication as a central feature of human life, helping people to improve relationships, analyze social and cultural problems, and competently develop messages for diverse audiences.
Master's: Organizational Communication.
Alumni of the Department of Communication enjoy careers in law, religion, teaching, banking, nonprofit management, public relations, healthcare management, training and development, public affairs, government relations, marketing, sales, human resources, politics and entrepreneurial endeavors.
Talking. Listening. Interpreting. Doing.
Department of Communication
Fine Arts Center, 130
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
Phone: (270) 745-3296
Fax: (270) 745-3295
Department Head and Professor: Dr. Helen Sterk
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