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.




Dept. Chair addresses the Pass/No Pass Grading Option:

Please visit here for a video tutorial on how to change your grading option to P/NP.


Summer Term 2020 and Internships:

Remote Access 2020 FAQs Page


The Department of Communication Front Desk will be remote until the end of Summer Term 2020. Please email with any questions.

See Faculty and Staff for specific faculty office hours.

Are you a current student needing to speak to an academic advisor?  Check out our Advising Page to find out about advising appointments.