About Communications Media

The Communications Media Department offers a bachelor of science degree, a bachelor of arts degree, a master of science degree, and a doctoral degree. The department also offers two minors and various certificates.

Committed to Preparing You for Professions in Communication

As a professional and theoretical emphasis area of higher learning, the Department of Communications Media of IUP is committed to the creation, preservation, expansion, and transmission of knowledge.

The department has the responsibility to include within its concern the needs of the profession as a whole and the society at large as its resources allow.

In meeting these responsibilities, the department is committed to preparing students for communications professions.

Hands-on Opportunities Available Beginning Freshman Year

The Communications Media Department offers quality undergraduate programs in which students learn to design, produce, and evaluate media messages. Beginning as freshmen, our students have the opportunity to get hands-on experience at our radio and television stations.

PhD Program One of Few in the Country to Include Production

Our doctoral program is one of only a few in the country that goes beyond theory and research to also include production.

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.

Mission Statement

The Department of Communications Media is committed to the creation, preservation, expansion, and transmission of knowledge.

Student Testimonials

Hear what IUP Communications Media students have to say about our program.

Facilities

Our state-of-the-art facilities and equipment include an Audio Recording Studio, the Center for Media Production and Research, a Graphics and Multimedia Lab, a Radio Station, and a Television Station