Department of Communication

Due to coronavirus, the Department of Communication is open but working via telecommunication. Appointments can still be requested and conducted using phone, email, and visual telecommunication methods. If you have questions, please contact our office by email at The office will resume standard hours when classes return to session. For more information, please see Missouri State University's Coronavirus Response at

Communication – where minds meet

  • When you join Missouri State’s communication department, you’ll share in a rich history of achievement that includes a nationally renowned debate program and over 100 years of success.

  • You’ll enjoy a small student-faculty ratio, which promotes strong mentoring and advising relationships.

  • You’ll have diverse curriculum and service-learning opportunities that focus on community issues, preparing you for a variety of career paths.

  • You’ll benefit from a strong alumni network that provides excellent internship and career opportunities.

  • You’ll graduate well prepared to be an ethical and effective communicator in any situation.



Inspiring academics

Knowledge based on experience — Missouri State's approach to learning sets you up for success with expert faculty, personalized advising and comprehensive curriculum.

Unbeatable Value

A smart investment in your future — Missouri State delivers enriching opportunities along with affordable costs and extensive financial aid options.