Communication Studies

Departmental Website

http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/

Overview

The Communication Studies minor provides students with a well-rounded approach to understanding the role of communication in society. This minor is not available for communication studies majors.

Hours Required

24

Degree Plan

http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/pdf/Communication_Studies_Minor.pdf

Graduate Degree Opportunities After Graduation

communication, media studies, critical and cultural studies, rhetoric, organizational communication interpersonal communication, sociology, training and development

Course Catalog Listing

http://catalog.eiu.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=24&poid=3399

Study Abroad Opportunities

New Zealand and Australia, Ireland

Research Opportunities

Please see recent student research ( http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/sturesearch.php ) and productions ( http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/stuproductions.php ).

Student Professional Orginizations

Lambda Pi Eta (Communication Honorary)
Public Relations Student Society of America
Forensics (Speech Team)
Students in the Illinois News Broadcasters Association

Professional Development Opportunities

Internships, practicum, WEIU-TV, WEIU-FM, The Odyssey

Graduate Asisstant Opportunities

Teaching, Technology Lab Management, International Student, research assistant

To search for scholarship opportunities please visit http://www.eiu.edu/scholarships/

Faculty Listing

http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/faculty.php

Faculty Research Interests

Please see the recent list of faculty publications at http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/facresearch.php

Faculty Honors & Awards

Please see faculty awards and honors at http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/facawards.php

Media Links

http://www.youtube.com/user/mborzi?feature=mhee

Department of Communication Studies, Coleman Hall 1825
Contact Name: Dr. Mark Borzi, Department Chair
Contact Email: mgborzi@eiu.edu
Web: http://www.eiu.edu/commstudies/