Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

Communication & Media Arts


The Department of Communication and Media Arts at Western Connecticut State University is committed to teaching the theory, ethics, and skills necessary to expand and deepen students’ participation in a globalized world.

Students learn to engage in challenging dialogues across a variety of communicative landscapes.

Each of our degrees and options shares an emphasis on the enhancement of capacities for observation, critical appraisal, and expression.

Graduates of the program are positioned to pursue careers in public service, media campaigns, advocating for the under-served, organizational relations, broadcasting, film making, and many others.

Faculty teach courses addressing a wide range of interests.

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Department Office: Room 200

Phone & Voicemail: 203-837-9166