The graduate program in Communication at the University of Colorado Boulder is both highly rated and well respected. If you are interested in critical, engaged, or applied communication research, there is no better program in the United States to consider.

The Department of Communication offers both the master of arts (MA) and doctor of philosophy (PhD) degrees, with areas of emphasis in Community and Social InteractionOrganizational Communication and Rhetoric and Culture. With a graduate student-to-faculty ratio of just 2:1, MA and PhD students craft personalized programs of study within or across areas of the department. Caring, individualized mentorship is a hallmark of graduate study in the department.

Degrees Offered


Program Information

Department of Communication Website


Phone: 303-492-7977