Students will study the nuanced interplay between biology and environment that contribute to building developmental foundations for communication.
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Communication Studies Major
Students majoring in Communication Studies will learn to analyze organizational, cultural, interpersonal and mass media communication.
Communication Studies undergraduate students ground their studies in Northwestern’s liberal arts model and apply knowledge gained in this coursework to their research and career goals.Learn more
Students in the Communication Studies department can also take advantage of the following modules. These are focused plans of study include formal coursework, co-curricular activities, and pre-professional experiences, and culminate in the creation of a capstone project.
Research, community engagement and groups such as Debate Society round out the student life for Communication Studies majors.Explore Opportunities