Program Overview

Upon completion of a major in communication and media, the student will be able to:

  1. Examine ways communication impacts interaction and behavior between individuals.
  2. Apply appropriate technology in the development and dissemination of media messages.
  3. Develop an enhanced understanding of how communication theories are linked to today’s contemporary media practices.
  4. Design media messages for diverse target audiences.
  5. Comprehend the field of communication in order to confidently enter the workforce.
  6. Develop effective communication strategies based on ethical principles and respect to diversity.

Students must formally choose and declare a major no later than the completion of 60 credit hours, by completing the Degree Program, Major, and/or Minor Declaration Request form and submitting it to the Academic Advising Center.