Phone: (423) 439-4491
Web address: www.etsu.edu/cas/comm
Accreditation by: Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications
The Department of Communication has the following objectives: to provide professional preparation for persons seeking careers in communication, to provide leadership for professionals now engaged in the practice of communication, to provide preprofessional programs and supporting coursework for students completing programs in other fields, and to increase public understanding of the value of freedom of communication in a democratic society.
The Department of Communication offers a B.A. in Theatre, a B.A. and B.S. in Speech, and a B.A. and B.S. in Mass Communication (concentrations in Advertising, Broadcasting, Journalism, and Public Relations.) The department offers structured minors in Speech, Theatre, Dance, Advertising, and Journalism.
A sequence in teaching is offered for Speech and Theatre majors.
A minor is required of all students.
Graduate Study - The Department of Communication also offers a master’s degree. See the Graduate Catalog for further information.