Department of Communication
The Bachelor's Degree in Communication offers students strong training in communication theory and practical application. Classes are taught by engaged, award-winning instructors. MSU Communication students learn skills such as effective written and oral communication, presentation effectiveness, critical thinking and more.
Ralf Schmälzle, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at Michigan State University. He is uniquely cross-trained in communication and psychologoy as well as in social, cognitive and affective neuroscience. His research focuses on brain responses to real-life messages in the domains of health communication and entertainment media.