Welcome to the Department of Communication, ranked #1 in the nation in research productivity by Academic Analytics

Our department offers studies leading to B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees. It has approximately 30 graduate students and 1000 undergraduate majors. The department's strong commitment to quality teaching and research has earned its faculty and graduate students numerous teaching awards and a ranking as one of the top doctoral programs in the nation.

View Orvieto, Italy Study Abroad Presentation Here!!!

Interested in Studying Abroad in Italy?  View our power point presentation to learn more.

Arizona in Italy (Orvieto) is a UA Faculty led program with courses available in Communication, Classics,... read more

Department News

Recent headlines stated that the MTV show "16 and Pregnant" may have led to a decrease in teenage pregnancy, but a new study led by University of Arizona researcher Jennifer Stevens Aubrey presents a different depiction of the show's impact on teenagers.  Read the full article here: http://uanews.... read more
Helicopter Parenting—It's Worse Than You Think The independence of young American adults just took a great leap backwards. It was precipitated by the advance of their parents into new territory, a province once deemed innocuous enough for their offspring to navigate by themselves—getting into... read more