Welcome to the Department of Communication Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at NMSU!

“A modern major for a modern workforce and a more fulfilling life”

The Department of Communication Studies is dedicated to engaging in meaningful scholarship and teaching in order to provide undergraduate and graduate students with an education that prepares them to become effective and ethical communicators in a rapidly changing world. Our curriculum reflects a comprehensive approach to the field of Communication offering students opportunities to explore courses in interpersonal, organizational, intercultural, and political communication. Our award-winning faculty also teach classes and conduct research in health communication, environmental communication, family communication, and sports communication. We are dedicated to providing students with diverse learning opportunities grounded in experiential and active learning principles. more>>