College of Communication and Education
The College of Communication and Education (CME) invites you to explore the many exciting educational programs we offer our students. Our seven departments provide challenging academic programs that integrate disciplinary knowledge and professional practice through internships and a variety of experiences that prepare students for successful and fulfilling careers.
The College of Communication and Education has the largest (3654) number of majors at Chico State with a diverse array of programs. More than 270 faculty teach the 2,800 full-time students enrolled in our undergraduate and graduate professional programs.
The College of Communication and Education, led by Dean Angela Trethewey, has a rich history of excellence, and includes the Department of Kinesiology, the Department of Recreation, Hospitality and Parks Management, the School of Communication, and the School of Education.
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Teacher Preparation Grant to Aid Students with Disabilities
CSU, Chico's School of Education received $1,249,996 to train future teachers. Full Story
Kinesiology Professor Wins Fulbright Award
Kevin Patton, Kinesiology, received a Fulbright Specialist Award to conduct research in Limerick, Ireland. See the press release for more information.
Journalism obtains Google Glass
The Department of Journalism & Public Relations Department obtains Google Glass! See Chico ER article.
Dr. Jon Hooper Awarded "Fellow Award"
Dr. Jon Hooper, Professor of Recreation, Hospitality and Parks Management has been awarded the "Fellow Award" for the National Association for Interpretation (NAI). The Fellow Award is the most prestigious and highest honor given a professional by NAI. It exemplifies career achievement in guiding the environmental interpretation profession through training, mentoring, writing, front-line interpretation, and management. See the Press Release for more details.