the department of english and communication offers bachelor of science degrees in writing and communication and agriculture communication. students will develop as critical thinkers and gain skills in both written and oral communication through encouragement to explore ideas thoroughly and critically from all vantage points and a wide-ranging liberal arts education.
developing strong communication skills is at the core of the english and communication department. students are provided consistent opportunities to hone their academic and professional writing and group communication skills both in and out of the classroom. access to internship and work opportunities connects academic coursework with real life experience to best prepare students after graduation for fields such as broadcast and print journalism, creative disciplines, and further studies in graduate school.