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.
Normal & Peoria
Tylen Elliott, a Freshman Communication Studies major from Crete, Illinois (Crete-Monee HS), won the...
Check out this TV news broadcast from WMBD-TV in Peoria, featuring the EIU Speech Team competing in ...
Students from two Communication Studies classes are presenting a special program on hate speech. S...
Three faculty members from the Department of Communication Studies are winners of Eastern Illinois U...
The EIU Department of Communication Studies will host the annual Balasi Public Speaking Contest in e...
Former Communication Studies graduate student Jessica McDonald is the winner of the 2013 Outstanding...
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