More Information.
Dragons Care & Coronavirus (COVID-19) ResponseMore details.Hide details.
Dragons Care: A Plan to Return to Campus & COVID-19 GuidelinesMore Information
  • Communicate Effectively
    Develop practical communication skills

Communication Studies

  • Today’s world demands professionals who can communicate clearly and work effectively with others. At MSU Moorhead, you'll learn to evaluate messages and make decisions based on what is seen and heard, with a heavy focus on development of interpersonal, group and team communication. MSUM's Communication Studies major will help you perfect these skills and find success in your career, community and personal relationships.

    See all the Communication Studies degree options

  • Benefits of an MSUM Communication Studies Degree
    With two unique emphases, you’re able to focus your studies on the area of communication that interests you most.
    Experienced, engaged professors teach from personal practice in the field and are actively engaged in service in their community and research in their field.
    Experiential learning through applied projects in your classes enables you to become connected in the Fargo-Moorhead community through service, research and events.
    A small student-to-faculty ratio means you’ll get to know your professors on a first-name basis. They’ll become just as invested in your future as you are.
  • Learning Opportunities

    Immerse yourself in the field of Communication Studies prior to graduation. Job shadow, find an internship, join a student organization, and more.

    Learn about all the Communication Studies program opportunities

  • Careers & Outcomes
    MSUM cultivates young professionals for successful careers in a variety of industries including: education, healthcare, technology, business, nonprofits, helping professions, sales and media organizations.
  • Jesika McCauley, Communication Studies & Leadership Studies Minor
    Megan Boie, Communication Studies
    Our students produce the most compelling stories.
If you’d like more information about our programs or MSUM opportunities, chat with an admissions representative.