visit the college of communication and information (cci)
The College of Communication and Information (CCI) prepares students for careers in the fields of digital sciences (working with computer technology), digital film and media production, broadcast journalism, multimedia magazine journalism, graphic design, photography, photojournalism, communication studies, public relations, advertising, user experience design (UXD), web design and development, data analysis and social media management. The College of Communication and Information is made up of the School of Communication Studies (COMM), School of Digital Sciences (DS), School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC), School of Visual Communication Design (VCD) and the graduate School of Information (iSchool). The CCI Info Session is led by a college professional and broadly covers the programs and opportunities in all four of our schools with undergraduate majors.
Check back soon for the registration link or contact Debra Lamm in the CCI Dean's Office at email@example.com, (330) 672-7643.
Communication Studies Majors (COMM)
Communication Studies’ graduates are prepared to meet the challenges of today’s workplace—from international organizations, pre-law and politics, human resources, nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, marketing and business, and so much more. The School of Communication Studies offers concentrations in Applied Communications, Global Communications, Media and Society and Relational and Workplace Communication. To meet with a college professional to learn more about the School of Communication Studies (COMM) located in Taylor Hall.
For questions about scheduling a visit, please contact Kelly Schobinger, firstname.lastname@example.org, (330) 672-2659.
Digital Sciences Majors (DS)
The School of Digital Sciences prepares students for careers in technology; user-experience design (UXD), web development, web design, data analysis, software development, consulting firms, education institutions, government institutions, project management, entertainment, telecommunications. For questions about visiting the School of Digital Sciences, please contact Deanna Burritt-Peffer, email@example.com, (330) 672-2725.
Journalism & Mass Communication Majors (JMC)
Prospective JMC students and their guests will join us for a guided tour of Franklin Hall, our modern, multimedia facility and home of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC). They will see our HD digital TV studio, media newsroom where print, broadcast and multimedia intersect, and learn more about the JMC majors. Students and guests will have the opportunity to observe a TV broadcast following the tour.
For questions about JMC tours, please contact Lorie Bednar, firstname.lastname@example.org, 330-672-2572.
Visual Communication Design Majors (VCD)
The School of Visual Communication Design offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Visual Communication Design, a BFA in Photography and a BA in Visual Communication Design. Register below for an information session to meet with a faculty member and tour the newly renovated Taylor Hall.
VCD Open House, Thursday, October 17, 2019
Join us for a full day of activities to learn more about degrees in Photography and Visual Communication Design. You and your guests will have the opportunity to meet faculty members, college professionals and current students. This is an all-day event. You can stay for one session or stay for the entire day! What's in store:
- Portfolio showcases
- Connect with current students, faculty and advisors
- Design & Innovation session
- Get info on financial aid, scholarships and housing
- Sit in on a VCD or Photography class
- Lunch is provided
For questions about VCD tours, please contact the VCD office at, VCD@kent.edu, (330) 672-7856.
Request a group visit
If you would like to bring your class for a visit with one of our schools, please fill out this brief form and we will contact you.