United States Communication Studies Doctorates & PhDs
With a doctorate in communication studies, you could pursue a career as a professor or researcher in the communications field. This degree will prepare you for a career in the humanities or social sciences as well.
- Denver, CODenver, CO
University of Denver
Our program takes full advantage of being situated in the state's capital and business center, offering students excellent opportunities to study culture and communication, interpersonal and family communication, and public discourse and communication eth...
- Pullman, WAPullman, WA
Washington State University
The M. A. in Communication at Washington State University is designed for individuals seeking higher-level and focused understanding of communication theory, processes and phenomena, whether their intent is to prepare for doctoral-level study in pursu...
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Students in communication studies advance knowledge about the patters, forms, effects and history of human communication.
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
The Department of Communication offers programs leading to the Master of Arts or a PhD degree in Communication. The Masters of Communication students pursue one of two tracks of study: a thesis track that emphasizes scholarly training or a final examina...
- Washington, DCWashington, DC
M.A., Ph.D. specializations: Rhetoric and Intercultural Communications, Organizational Communication.
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
Communication, Computing, and Technology in Education (CCTE) provides a cluster of degree programs for students who seek to develop leadership capacities in the use of information and communication technologies in education and society. The program appl...
- Boulder, COBoulder, CO
University of Colorado - Boulder
- Athens, GAAthens, GA
University of Georgia
The Department of Speech Communication is dedicated to the understanding and enrichment of human interaction. With a focus on training students for careers in higher education or in research-related industrie...
- Iowa City, IAIowa City, IA
University of Iowa
The Department of Communication Studies offers a Master of Fine Arts degree for students who wish to pursue creative work with moving images and sound. The students in this three-year program produce a number of short works in film or video. We encourag...
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
The Department of Communication and Journalism at the University of New Mexico enjoys a national reputation for providing a balanced, quality graduate program leading to master's or doctoral degrees in Communication. Typically 70 students are enrolled i...
- Morgantown, WVMorgantown, WV
West Virginia University
The M.A. program in Communication Studies is intended to qualify the student to assume a variety of professional roles in educational, industrial, and government institutions; teach the subject matter at the college level; or undertake advanced training...
- Washington, DCWashington, DC
The School of Communication (SOC) at American University offers a PhD program in Communication.
- University Park, PAUniversity Park, PA
Pennsylvania State University
The Department of Communication Arts and Sciences at Penn State offers M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. The academic programs are developed by the individual students in consultation with their graduate faculty committees. Although academic work in most areas of...
- College Park, MDCollege Park, MD
University of Maryland - College Park
The Graduate Program in Communication at the University of Maryland, College Park, focuses upon the strategic use of discourse in the public sphere.
- Columbus, OHColumbus, OH
Ohio State University
- Bowling Green, OHBowling Green, OH
Bowling Green State University
Students can focus on communication law and policy, media theory and effects, new communication technologies, media history, international/development communication, media economics and management, critical cultural media studies, and media research met...
- Knoxville, TNKnoxville, TN
University of Tennessee
The School of Information Sciences (SIS) offers a program to prepare information professionals for work in all types of libraries and information centers. The program of study includes a graduate curriculum leading to the Master of Science (M.S.) degree...
- Tampa, FLTampa, FL
University of South Florida
The Department of Communication at the University of South Florida is dedicated to the conduct of research, teaching, and service that makes a difference in human life. We are passionate about our teaching and scholarship and the positive impact it can...
- Stanford, CAStanford, CA
Programs OfferedDocumentary Film and Video Program Media Studies Program Journalism Program Doctor of Philo...
- Twin Cities, MNTwin Cities, MN
University of Minnesota
Research-oriented PhD program that provides MA and PhD degree programs in the areas of Communication Theory and Rhetorical Studies.
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
Our graduate program offers an excellent mix of a rich history, an exciting present, and promising future. We continue to embody the Purdue tradition of excellence in the high caliber faculty we attract to our program, our highly engaged intellectual...
- Kent, OHKent, OH
Kent State University
The CCI doctoral program is tailored to allow specialization according to your areas of expertise and research.
- Memphis, TNMemphis, TN
University of Memphis
The Department of Communication at The University of Memphis offers both a MA and a PhD program. The Master's program offers a choice of two concentrations: (1) communication and (2) film and video production. The Doctoral program offers specializations...