About Our Undergraduate Communications Media Faculty

  • HANDS-ON FACULTY — “Everyone is very hands-on. Our faculty actually work with us for our television shows and our radio programs,” said student Levar Mills, who has been involved in both. “You're going to love the Communications Media Department and the faculty.”

    Develop Your Skills With Instructors Who Practice a Close Mentoring Approach

    The Communications Media Department is made up of full time, award-winning professors whose top priority is being there for you to make sure you achieve your goals. They come from diverse backgrounds that combine professional experience and notable scholarship. Many professors consult with private companies and pursue individual research in the constantly evolving field of communications media.

    • Our professors are committed to developing close, collaborative relationships with their students—involving you with their own research, introducing you to new experiences, and helping you find the right track to pursue.
    • Professors are teacher/scholars committed to teaching undergraduate and graduate courses enriched by their research and professional experience.
    • Theory meets practical application in this department. Our professors are active practitioners of media production and messaging techniques.
    • All communications media majors work with an advisor from the department to design their program of study.
    • Extensive experience in technology planning and implementation will provide you with the confidence needed to begin a successful communications career.
    • The department has an extensive network of alumni and other professional contacts that provide opportunities for you to find an internship that’s right for you.