The goal of our undergraduate program is sharing the best available theories of communication and facilitating the application of these theories for:
- the improvement of the student's communication skills,
- increased understanding of the communication process, and
- development of the student's ability to analyze and interpret the elements of the communication process as they occur in society.
The department strives to achieve these objectives through varied coursework designed to prepare students for the variety of careers available to communication graduates. Our undergraduate program seeks to prepare majors for diverse career opportunities, prepare gifted students for advanced work, and develop the communication skills that contribute to the long- term advancement and happiness of all students.