Welcome, prospective student! Here you’ll find resources and information about the Department of Communication Studies undergraduate and graduate programs, scholarships and financial aid, and about the careers you could achieve with a degree and the skills you earn in the department.
At the Department of Communication Studies, we excel at teaching the primary skill employers want. No matter where you want to go, or what you want to do as a professional, communication is the bedrock.
Whatever you’re interested in, we’ll help you pursue it.
Why major in Communication Studies?
Communication Studies is one the fastest growing disciplines in the country. At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the Communication Studies major is dynamic and growing because more and more students realize the importance that effective communication has in their lives. Majoring or minoring in Communication Studies equips students with the intellectual capacities to successfully negotiate professional, private, and public life.