University at Buffalo

College of Arts and Sciences



408 Capen Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.- Communication, Ph.D.- Communication

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Communication primarily focuses on the study of communication science.


The Department of Communication at the University of Buffalo is devoted to the scientific study of communication phenomena. Our major areas of research include social influence, health communication, new communication technology, and social networks, in addition to, and as sub fields of the traditional areas of interpersonal, organizational, mass, and international/intercultural communication. Our major domains of grant activity are in the areas of deception detection, health communication, and technology.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999