COVID-19 Updates

BSU is open. Non-essential employees are mostly teleworking, and classes are taking place remotely for the Winter Session.

 Department of Communications

What You'll Learn


Though each concentration focuses on different aspects of communications, every graduate leaves the program with real-world experience and the deep understanding of core concepts that employers need.

You will:

  • Master oral and written communication skills including public speaking, editing and copywriting.
  • Analyze and organize information into effective messages for specific audiences.
  • Learn to recognize and adapt to technological shifts in the way the public accesses information.
  • Understand and articulate the power of mass media and its influence on society.