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The face of communications is constantly changing. The Communications Program in the Shields School of Business embraces this change by integrating websites, blogs, social media and state-of-the-art technology into our program. Students who graduate from our Digital Media and Strategic Communications majors are prepared for the diverse landscape of today’s professional world.

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  • Why study Comm at SFU?

    • Choose from  degree options: Communications, B.S. or Digital Media or Communications minors (view curriculum).
    • Great career prospects: Our alumni have launched their own businesses, written for world-class newspapers and magazines, worked for major television and radio networks, and found success at highly regarded advertising and public relations firms.
    • Interactive student/instructor relationships with highly qualified faculty who possess diverse practical experiences.
    • Mentoring opportunities with faculty members dedicated to helping you succeed.
    • A state-of-the-art media lab and television studio for print and photo/video editing, design, and video productions.
    • Opportunities to join professional organizations and attend/present at regional and national conferences. 
  • Communications Department Chair
    Dr. Kelly Rhodes 
    p. 814.472.3379

    Meet Our Faculty