We're not just the first College of Communication Arts and Sciences in the nation, we're the best. Students thrive in our top-ranked programs led by world-class faculty and industry leaders. Our researchers and creatives pioneer new ways to use communication for the common good.
Departments in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences consistently earn top rankings for research, teaching excellence and creative work.
More than 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students are enrolled in 16 programs within the college’s five departments. With nationally-ranked programs and internationally-renowned faculty members, ComArtSci prepares students for emerging careers in areas such as health and risk communication, journalism, public relations, game design and communicative disorders.
With some of the biggest thinkers in media and communication, our distinguished faculty and scholars are producing some of the boldest research and creative work in the world.
What Assistant Professor Hee Rin Lee, in MSU’s Department of Media and Information, wishes to explore is how we can integrate robots into our lives for social good, whether it be in a retirement community or a bustling factory.Read more
When you're working to change the world, you get a lot of attention and accolades.
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The way we communicate about health and risk affects people around the globe, whether they are dealing with the impacts of health epidemics, natural disasters or looming public threats. Our faculty are working hard to sustain healthy people and a healthy planet.