Communication and New Media Studies enhances written, verbal communication and critical thinking skills.

Communication Studies is an interdisciplinary, liberal arts program that develops fundamental communication skills including:

  • Information gathering and processing
  • Problem solving
  • Audience analysis
  • Written, oral and visual communication

In this minor, you'll learn to persuade, influence, negotiate, and generate and adapt ideas. Through project work you'll also learn to plan, organize, evaluate and solve problems.



News and Updates

Stay up to date with the most recent communication and new media program news and events; visit the department of communication and new media studies page.

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Scholarships, loans, grants? What’s the difference? How do I apply? By visiting our Scholarships, Grants, and Loans webpage, you’ll find out.

Additional Resources

  Faculty and Staff

Lisa Wagner Crews
Assistant Professor and Department Chair

Linda Wheeler
Associate Professor

Rev. John Amankwah
Associate Professor

Robert Bodle
Associate Professor

  Undergraduate Tuition
  Program Requirements