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Communication Studies

Skills for Success

As a University of Central Missouri Communication Studies student, you will examine messages in human relationships, organizations, cultures and social institutions, and apply this knowledge to create meaningful interactions in a growing media-rich world.

In the Communication Studies program, you will develop skills that will enable you to succeed in your professional and personal life:  collaborative problem-solving, critical thinking, persuasion, presentational skills, relationship building, research, strategic leadership and writing are just some of the tools for life that you will acquire and hone.


Communication Consultancy

Develop expertise in relationship building and training in a professional setting.


Social Influence and Media

Focus on verbal and nonverbal persuasion in and among various media.


Relational Communication

Apply communication to build relationships through media, with interpersonal and small group expertise.







Dr. Eric Newsom
Associate Professor
Martin 136K
Tel: (660) 543-4693


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