Doctoral Program

Doctoral Program 

Overseen by the Office for Graduate Studies, the C&IS doctoral program provides a multidisciplinary approach to the study of communication and information sciences. You will work with world leaders in sports communication, health communication, emerging media and more to choose your plan of study and advance your individual line of inquiry. You can select a concentration in areas in which PhDs are in high demand: Applied Communication, Book and Publishing Studies, Health Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Media Processes and Effects, Rhetoric and Political Discourse, or Social Justice and Inclusion Advocacy. Through your work in the C&IS doctoral program, you will develop research, leadership and teaching skills to perpetuate the advancement of knowledge in the fields of communication and information sciences. Descriptions of Spring 2019 Doctoral Seminars are available here as examples of doctoral coursework. READ MORE >>



Admissions

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Concentrations

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Current Doctoral Students

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Program Requirements

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Advisory and Dissertation Committees

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Admission to Candidacy

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Dissertation and Final Exam

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Student Forms

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Financial Assistance

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