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The DEPARTMENT of COMMUNICATION and MEDIA offers a rewarding educational experience preparing you for successful careers in Communication and Media Arts. You will develop knowledge and skills to ethically and innovatively shape communication processes in the workplace, produce media content, and navigate a diverse and complex world.

ENROLLMENT FALL 2018

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953 Students

ENROLLMENT

PER DEGREE PLAN

  • BA in Communication: 510
  • BA in Media Arts: 418
  • Journalism and Media Studies: 95
  • Television, Broadcast, and Digital Production: 155
  • Digital Media Certificate: 48
  • Public Relations: 68
  • Public Relations Certificate: 62
  • MA in Communication: 25

Enrollment

By Class

  • Senior: 276
  • Junior: 272
  • Sophomore: 228
  • Freshman: 141
  • Masters: 25
  • 2nd Degrees: 11

Student to Faculty Ratio

36:1

Student to Faculty illustration

DEPARTMENT RESOURCES

  • Designated Space for Student Collaboration
  • Professional audio/video equipment
  • Cable Channel
  • Radio and Television Stream
  • Multi-camera Remote Production Unit
  • State-of-the-Art Media Facilities
  • Dedicated Academic and Career Advising
  • Sound Booths
    • Instructional Studio
    • Television Studio
    • Media Production Classrooms
    • Media Production Student Labs
  • Studio 360° Broadcast Facility

COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS

Get Involved!

  • The Arbiter – Newspaper
  • BOVI – Film Festival
  • CGSA – Communication Graduate Student Association
  • Forensics – Speech and Debate
    • Pi Kappa Delta
    • Talkin’ Broncos
  • Lambda Pi Eta – Honor Society
  • PRSSA – Public Relations Student Society of America
  • Pulse Radio
  • SICSA – Sport Information & Culture Student Association
  • Visual Culture Club – Visual Media in Society

HONORS & AWARDS

IDAHO PRESS CLUB AWARDS
The Arbiter
Awards online at communication.boisestate.edu

4th CONSECUTIVE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Talkin’ Broncos
Defending Title
March 2019

$500,000 DONATION
Broadcast Production Facility
Complete rebuild of Studio 360° Master Control Room

PRSSA
Public Relations Student Society of America
Host 2018 Regional Conference