Department Chair: Mary L. Rucker, Ph.D.

The Department of Communication at Wright State University studies communication from a social scientific perspective regarding how humans create, transmit, receive, and respond to messages. The Communication Studies program emphasizes intrapersonal and interpersonal communication whereas the Mass Communication program emphasizes mediated and mass communication processes and effects. This is accomplished with courses that underscore real-world experiences with theoretical frameworks.


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Communication Faculty Publications