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Undergraduate Degrees

The Department of Communication offers five undergraduate majors (Advertising, Communication Studies, Corporate and Organizational Communication, Popular Culture Studies, and Public Relations) that prepare students for understanding the complexities of communication in the modern world. We also house two minors (Communication Studies and Digital Advertising). We feel that a broad-based liberal arts curriculum is essential for a well-rounded education.

Advertising (BA)

Communication Studies (BA)

Corporate & Organizational Communication (BA)

Popular Culture (BA)*

Public Relations (BA)


Undergraduate Minors:

Minor in Digital Advertising

The minor in digital advertising requires 24 semester hours of coursework and is designed for students from a variety of majors. The primary goal of the curriculum is to help students develop a better understanding of advertising utilizing emerging digital communication technologies. 

Minor in Communication Studies

This minor will be of benefit to students in a variety of professional fields such as English, political science, history, religious studies, psychology, business, teaching, or the sciences.



*No new program enrollment starting Fall 2019 for Popular Culture Studies (BA) and Political Communication (Certificate).

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 Last Modified 8/25/22