The Diederich College of Communication has four academic departments, and they offer a total of eight majors and 11 minors. You’ll find plenty of options to choose from that will lead to an exciting and rewarding career, so explore the possibilities below.
This department offers majors and minors in Digital Media and in Theatre Arts, plus minors in Dance, Film, and Music. For more information, check out the Digital Media major and minor, the Theatre Arts major and minor, and the minors in Dance, Film, and Music. You can also contact Department Chair, Prof. Stephen Hudson-Mairet, for more information.
The department of Strategic Communication offers majors and minors in Advertising, Corporate Communication, and Public Relations. For more information, check out the Advertising major and minor, the Corporate Communication major and minor, and the Public Relations major and minor. You can also connect with Department Chair, Dr. Jean Grow to find out more.
The College of Communication also oversees the Fine Arts minors in collaboration with the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. Check out the Fine Arts minors here to discover the options among Graphic Design, Photography, and Studio Art. For more information, you can contact Sheena Carey, the program coordinator.
The College of Communication's graduate programs include a Master of Arts in Communication with two specializations: Communication professions and society and Digital communication strategies. Graduate students can also complete a storytelling certificate or pursue a MA in Corporate Communication, a degree offered in conjunction with the Graduate School of Management. Contact Dr. Sarah Feldner for more information.