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Department of Communication

Welcome to the Department of Communication. Look at universities around the United States and you’ll notice that Communication is one of the most popular undergraduate majors. This is certainly true at Portland State University. Here are some reasons why:

  • Get a good job.

  • Earn a good salary.

  • Join an Honor's Society.

  • Prepare for an advanced degree.

  • Get a Master's degree in communication.

Departmental Details

The Department of Communication has office hours from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.  See Faculty and Staff for specific faculty office hours.

We are located in the University Center Building, room 440.  

Are you a current student needing to speak to an academic advisor?  Please call us 503-725-5384 and we can schedule an advising appointment for you. 


Departmental Updates

  • The Department of Communication current has a job opening for full-time, fixed-term Senior instructor to begin on September 16, 2015! Please visit Employment page for more information. 

  • Scholarship information is now available for Undergraduates in Communication. Deadline for applications is Friday February 1, 2015. Please visit Scholarship page for more information.


    The Department of Communication now has a mailing list for Undergraduate majors!

     To subscribe yourself to the list to receive announcements from the Department about events, job opportunities etc. please click here.

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