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Department of Communications Media

Undergraduate Studies in Communications Media

Undergraduate Programs

You’ll choose if you want to cover a broad range of media areas or specialize in your favorite with our flexible curriculum. Take advantage of hands-on opportunities at our radio and television stations that are offered from the start of your freshman year.

BS in Communications Media

Communications Media Certificate in Photography and Digital Imaging

Minor in Communications Media

Minor in Educational Technology

Graduate Studies in Communications Media

Graduate Programs

Our PhD program in Communications Media and Instructional Technology is one of only a few in the country to include production—in addition to theory and research. We offer working professionals the flexibility they need to reach their goals in a range of areas.

PhD in Communications Media and Instructional Technology

Joint Program with Adult and Community Education

MA in Adult Education and Communications Technology


The Department of Communications Media prepares students to work in all fields of media: television and film production, audio recording, radio broadcasting, photography, graphic design, animation, games and simulations, media promotions, research, project management, consulting, scriptwriting, and instructional design.

Our award-winning faculty are active practitioners in their fields both on and off campus.


Communications Media students learn to design, produce, and evaluate media messages in state-of-the-art facilities, including our:

Degree Programs

Find out more about us: read our mission statement and find out what students have to say about us.

Center for Media Production and Research
The Center for Media Production and Research is dedicated to the creation of all types of media productions to meet university and community needs.
Department Productions
The Communications Media department not only seeks to prepare our students with training in all types of media fields, but also assist campus departments and external organizations with their media needs.
Communications Media and Instructional Technology, PhD
IUP’s doctoral program in communications media and instructional technology offers working professionals the flexibility they need to reach their goals.
Student Testimonials
Hear what IUP Communications Media students have to say about our program.
Laurel Highlands Communications Conference
The Laurel Highlands Communications Conference strives to provide a presentation outlet for scholarly work within the disciplines of communications and instructional technology.
The Link
Newsletter for alumni of the Communications Media Department
High School Football Game Media
DVDs of the Heritage Conference and Indiana football game broadcasts are now available to you!
Lions Club Fun Fest
Come join us for the Lions Club Fun Fest on October 31, starting at 3:00 p.m.!
  • Department of Communications Media
  • Stouffer Hall, Room 121
    1175 Maple Street
    Indiana, PA 15705-1058
  • Phone: 724-357-2492
  • Fax: 724-357-5503
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.