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.
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.