M.A./Ph.D Courses

Please read the Department’s statement on internet resource requirements for access to courses.

The full catalog, Time Schedule information, and descriptions for courses can be reviewed on the Course Catalog page.

Graduate courses for autumn quarter 2022

Course numberTitleFaculty
COM 500Communication Theory DevelopmentLeah Ceccarelli and Mako Hill
COM 551Political CommunicationYuan Hsiao and Patricia Moy
COM 576Interpersonal CommunicationValerie Manusov
COM 594Professional DevelopmentPatricia Moy
COM 596Communication PedagogyKirsten Foot

Graduate courses for winter quarter 2022

Course numberTitleFaculty
COM 501Methods of InquiryValerie Manusov and Leilani Nishime
COM 563Black Cultural StudiesTimeka Tounsel
COM 586Rhetoric of Health and MedicineAmanda Friz
COM 594Professional DevelopmentPatricia Moy
COM 596Communication PedagogyKirsten Foot

Graduate courses for spring quarter 2023

Course numberTitleFaculty
525Community-based Research MethodsCarmen Gonzales
538Theories and Criticism of Communication TechnologiesAdrienne Russell
594Professional DevelopmentPatricia Moy
596Communication PedagogyKirsten Foot
597Special Topics in Communication: Community Data ScienceMako Hill

Registering for COM 590, 591, 592, or 593

Permission to register for COM 590, 591, 592, or 593 credits is requested via the COM 590-593 Permission Form, and requires the submission of a Learning Contract signed by the student, their advisor, and the faculty member supervising the student’s research by the end of the first week of the quarter. The COM 590-593 Permission Form and Learning Contract templates are available on the Docs for M.A./Ph.D Students shared drive.