The study of mediated and mass communication examines a wide range of media uses and effects, including the use of media for mass, interpersonal, organizational, and group communication.
Doctoral Program (Ph.D. in Communication & Information)
The doctoral program in the College of Communication and Information prepares students for careers as scholars in the disciplines of communication and information.
While students have a primary academic “home” in one of these six areas described below, we encourage CCI doctoral students to engage across disciplines, exploring the depth of knowledge that is derived from interdisciplinary reflection and scholarship. Areas include:
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Applicants: In your statement of purpose, please make sure you clearly identify the specialization you intend to be your primary area.