"I’ve learned to work with a wide variety of people towards a common goal…”
—Eryka Blank '12, Communication Studies major
As a Communication Studies major, you’ll have the opportunity to learn how people communicate, how to listen, how to better persuade, and how to engage in civic life. You'll study communication in personal relationships, in businesses and other organizations, in media, and across genders and diverse cultures. In addition, you'll get valuable hands-on experience through our internship program and community-based class projects.
"My Intercultural Communications class focused on how different cultures interact and communicate. We learned about ways to approach people situations with a more open mind… It’s not only interesting, but I feel this information will help me in forming relationships, both professional and personal, with people who are different from me.”—Kim Ross, ’12, Communication Studies and Spanish double major
"I enjoy how effective, interactive, and fun the Comm Studies teachers really are. I would encourage anyone to be a part of the awesome Edgewood Comm Studies family."—Diego galicia '14
"The advantage of majoring in Communication Studies at Edgewood is the ability to have a personal and professional relationship with my advisor and the rest of the Communication Studies department."
—Cassi Tseffos '13