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Communication Studies

Communication Studies

Temporary Virtual Services

During the pandemic the faculty and staff of CMST are still dedicated to bringing you a high quality education. If you want to change your major or minor to CMST please contact Amy Oelrichs, Zach Justus, or your advisor. The CMST office in THMA 201 will be closed until campus resumes normal operation. Please contact Peggy Armocido via email if you have specific questions.

Zach Justus
Chair of Communication Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor of Communication
Cell Phone: 530-487-4150

Communication Studies offers a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies with options in Organizational Communication or Communication & Public Affairs in addition to a minor in Communication Studies. At the graduate level you can earn a Master of Arts in Communication Studies.

Also housed in Communication Studies is the nationally recognized Speech and Debate Team, the communication honor society (Lambda Pi Eta), and the student organization—Students of Communication Studies Club (SOCS).

Department Chair:
Zach Justus, PhD

Administrative Support Coordinator:
Peggy S. Armocido