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Our department offers degree programs that focus on human communication behaviors in public relations and advertising. At Fort Hays State, you will complete a set of foundational courses that expose you to multiple aspects of the communications field, all to help you think about the many career options ahead.

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Graduates from the Department of Communication Studies are highly sought-after advertisers, reporters and public relations leaders. You will join the ranks of our accomplished alumni working in a variety of communications industries. With an excellent academic program and a network of alumni across different sectors, you will be ready to pursue your own career after completing our program.

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Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff

We have strong faculty mentorship that will help you plan your curriculum and concentration and keep you on track throughout the program, ensuring you have the individualized attention and related resources to successfully complete your degree.

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01 OCT

Hays Symphony Concert

Saturday, October 1, 2022, 7:30 - 9:30pm Free c ... More

03 OCT

Virtual Scavenger Hunt of University History

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03 OCT

Esports Team Training

HMH_110 Monday, October 3, 2022, 5 - 9pm Espor ... More

04 OCT

Faculty Writing Group (WAG)(Nickell)

RH_104 Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 12 - 2pm Organ ... More

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