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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.

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EIU alumni honored in Illinois broadcasting contest

    EIU Communication Studies graduates took home plenty of hardware at the Illinois Broad...

Kallie Middleton wins national radio broadcasting scholarship

Congratulations to E.I.U. Communication Studies major Kallie Middleton of Casey, who’s the win...

Communication Studies honors three retiring faculty members

Three faculty members in the E. I. U. Department of Communication are retiring at the end of the 201...

WEIU News Watch wins another student Emmy award

WEIU-TV News Watch wrapped up the 2013-14 academic year by winning its 8th student Emmy award.  WEI...

Winners named in Bock Research Contest

The winners have been announced in the 2014 Doug Bock Undergraduate Research Contest.  It’s a...

2013-14 Multimedia Contest Results Announced

Eastern’s Communication Studies Department held its 2013-14 Multimedia Contest Screening Monda...

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