Department of Communication
The Department of Communication, an energetic multidisciplinary department, offers a major course of study designed to prepare its students for successful entry into a growing professional field, while also educating students for inevitable long-run changes in their careers.
Your pursuit in communication will provide stimulating opportunities to learn through classroom experience, service to the university and community, and acquire applied media and communication performance skills. While preparing you for a professional career, our dedicated faculty is here to advise and inspire you. We know as you get to know our faculty and peers you will understand why so many have chosen to major in communication at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.
With a balance between pre-professional coursework and general education courses, a communication student at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has the advantage of being oriented toward a specific specialty or generic skills applicable to a wide variety of careers while acquiring the knowledge needed to adapt to changing times.