The School of Communication Studies offers a Master of Arts graduate program and has developed a tradition of academic innovation and achievement.
Graduate students pursue a Master of Arts in Communication Studies in programs that include but are not limited to:
Health Communication Literacy
Health Communication and New Media
Interpersonal Communication and Health
Health Communication and Media Effects
Communication in a Global Society
Communication in an Information Society
The Communication Studies graduate program has a strong research orientation. Faculty and graduate students conduct research, publish in the discipline's journals and present papers at international, national and regional conventions on a regular basis.
A recent survey indicates that alumni of the graduate program enjoy a high rate of employment in universities and organizations across the country, well above the national average.