The University of Texas Pan-American

Undergraduate Information

The department offers graduate degrees in communication and theatre and undergraduate degrees in communication studies, journalism and theatre/TV/film as well as minors in all areas. The leadership minor is also housed in the department of communication.

Undergraduate Programs

Communication Studies: Students may choose a general communication studies degree plan or pursue teacher certification for speech. The general degree plan is flexible, allowing students to tailor their program of study.

Mass Communication: Students may choose to concentrate on advertising/public relations, broadcast journalism, print journalism, or teacher certification. In addition, students must complete 18 hours of outside concentration which can be tailored to fit a minor.

Theatre/TV/Film: Students may choose to concentrate on design, performance, TV/film, or teacher certification. Visit the UTPA Theatre website.

For more information, please contact Tom Grabowski (


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