Department of Communication Studies

Advocating change. Engaging difference. Leading with purpose. 

COVID-19 Update

In response to COVID-19, Towson University Department of Communication Studies is still available during normal business hours by email at communicationstudies@towson.edu. We appreciate your understanding.

About the Department

The Department of Communication Studies began in 2018 and is the home department to almost 500 students majoring and minoring in the three primary dimensions of communication studies:

  • advocacy and public discourse
  • identity and culture
  • leadership and organizational communication

The major provides both theory and research as well as applicable skills that will prepare you for a variety of careers.

What We Offer

The Department of Communication Studies offers the following undergraduate programs:

Interested in Communication Studies?

If you're interested in studying Communication Studies and want to talk with a departmental representative about our program, please email . We would love to talk with you about our department, the major, and the career options for our students.

About Our People

By the Numbers

500

Undergraduate students in the Department of Communication Studies

1,000+

Public speaking appointments at the Public Communication Center each term

22

Average COMM class size