Ph.D. Program in Communication, Information, and Media
Fostering Intellectual Autonomy & Excitement
Ph.D. Cohort 2023
The Ph.D. program in Communication, Information, and Media provides doctoral training in theoretical and research skills for scholarly and professional leadership in the fields of communication, library and information science, and media studies. The strategic combination of these areas helps prepare you to address key questions facing our society in the 21st century. We focus on the nature and function of communication, information, and media institutions, policies, processes, and systems, examining their impact on individuals and social, organizational, national, and international affairs. Interdisciplinary approaches to these issues are strongly supported and encouraged.
SC&I faculty produce field-defining scholarship focused on communication, information, and media that expands knowledge, advances practice, promotes social justice, and improves lives.