The Department's programs and courses provide education about the most basic of human social processes: the creation and dissemination of meaning and information.
We offer a variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees and provide membership opportunities in a number of nationally-recognized student organizations. Our world-renowned faculty prepare our graduates to enter the market place as well-prepared and knowledgeable professionals.
Located in the center of one of the world's most influential media markets, students can participate in research and internships that build upon their classroom experiences.
Oct 7, 4:30pm: Producer Michael Gottwald (Beasts of the Southern Wild and Tchoupitoulas) will screen and discuss Patti Cake$, a 2017 film set in strip-mall suburbia and following an underdog’s quest for fame and glory with humor, raw energy and some unforgettable beats.Details »