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Communication Studies

The Department of Communication Studies is a diverse community of students and faculty interested in exploring the complex and dynamic nature of communication in multiple contexts. The department offers a Bachelor of Arts degree with options in Communication Society & Pop Culture, Corporate Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Mass Communication (Broadcast News or Electronic Media Production), and Public Relations. For students interested in advanced study, the Communication Studies department offers a graduate program for a Master of Arts degree.

Why Choose EIU for Communication Studies?

We believe in everything our program has to offer, but let's narrow it down to a few key reasons you should check us out.



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EIU Graduate Student Receives Top Student Paper Award

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EIU Communication Studies Major Wins 2015 Illinois Broadcasters Association Scholarship

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EIU alumni honored in Illinois broadcasting contest

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