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Info for Current Students

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Communication Studies Learning Community Sessions
10 - 10:50 a.m.
305 Main Hall

Time Management in Online Classes
Wednesday, Aug. 29
Dr. Erin Hollenbaugh

Meet the COMM Faculty
Monday, Sept. 10
Panel of COMM@Stark faculty members

Opportunities in Applied Communication
Wednesday, Sept. 12
Dr. Patrick Dillon

Opportunities in Organizational Communication
Monday, Sept. 17
Dr. Paul Sommer

Opportunities in Interpersonal Communication
Wednesday, Sept. 19
Dr. Erin Hollenbaugh

Diversity and Global Initiatives
Monday, Sept. 24
Sarah Schmidt, Global Education Initiatives

Career Week: Career Considerations for COMM Majors
Wednesday, Sept 26
Chris Pavelor, Career Services

APA Boot Camp (2 days)
Monday, Oct 1 and Wednesday, Oct. 3
Dr. Erin Hollenbaugh

Surviving and Thriving in COMM@Stark
Monday, Oct. 15
Panel of senior COMM students


Communication Studies Concentrations

Regardless of concentration, all communication studies students take a 15-credit core which covers a basic introduction to human communication, foundational skills for communication, communication theory, communication research methods and a communication diversity course. All students also take 15 credits required for each of the individual concentrations and 15 additional credits of communication electives.

Concentrations that can be completed at Kent State Stark:

Concentrations that must be finished at the Kent Campus: 


Communication Studies Minors

Minors that can be completed at Kent State Stark:

Minors that must be finished at the Kent Campus:


Internship & Practicum Information

Internship & Practicum Contact:
Lisa Waite, M.A.

410 Main Hall
330-244-3410
lawaite@kent.edu