Department of Communication

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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

Pamela Cone, a Wright State communication alumna, is director of Aviatra-Dayton a nonprofit organization that supports women in business.
Wright State senior Gracie Wyatt designs clothes that spread love and positivity.

Department News

Spring 2022 class notes

Meet three outstanding alumni who are featured in the spring 2022 issue of the Wright State University Magazine.

Gary Schmidt of Coastal Carolina University named dean of College of Liberal Arts at Wright State

Gary Schmidt is the director of diversity, equity and inclusion and community engagement for the Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts at Coastal Carolina University.

Helping Dayton’s youth

Wright State alumna Nina Carter was honored by the University of Dayton for her work in public administration.

 

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