Department of Communication

The Department of Communication at Wright State University welcomes you to share our passion and dedication to the field of communication. Communication is central to all activities whether in political communication, public affairs campaigns, or social media. Join more than 300 students who are earning degrees in communication studies and media studies. You may also be interested in minors in communication studies, media studies, and health communication.

Success Stories

Chris Wagel never envisioned a successful career in automotive sales. As a Wright State student, he steered clear of anything related to the world of business.
Rebekah Wyse decided to major in social work at Wright State so she could help others.

Department News

News value

Wright State communication students land stories in the Dayton Daily News
Communication students wrote articles highlighting people and their endeavors in the Dayton community for a collection called “Our Stories.”

Remote reality

Kristin Baughman uses her education and experiences at Wright State to adjust to remote working
Kristin Baughman, a 2018 communication grad who works as a digital content writer, adjusts to working from home during the coronavirus pandemic.

Homegrown talent

Chris Riva, a 1994 Wright State University graduate, recently joined the anchor team at WXIX Fox 19 News in Cincinnati.

 

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