Media & Communications

African and African-American Studies

Study the relationships among and between all people of African descent through investigation of the connections between U.S. and global histories, cultures, and social and economic systems
Degrees:
B.A., B.G.S., Grad Certificate, M.A., Minor

Brazilian Studies (minor only)

Train in the Portuguese language and gain knowledge and understanding of the culture of Brazil, the world's fifth-largest country.
Degrees:
Minor

Classics

Classics is the integrated study of ancient Greek and Roman civilization through its languages, its literature, and its artistic and archaeological remains.
Degrees:
B.A., B.G.S., M.A., Minor

Communication Studies

Faculty members in Communication Studies teach and research in two main areas: Rhetorical and Political Communication and Communication and Relationships.
Degrees:
B.A., B.G.S., Grad Certificate, M.A., Minor, Ph.D., Undergrad Certificate

English

For an English major, some obvious career choices might include writing, editing or reporting, but did you know that you can also work in the legal, medical, government or education fields?
Degrees:
B.A., B.G.S., M.A., M.F.A., Minor, Ph.D.

Film and Media Studies

The Department of Film and Media Studies boasts a highly ranked film arts and studies program that is based on mutual encouragement and community.
Degrees:
B.A., B.G.S., M.A., Minor, Ph.D.

Humanities

Study the intellectual and cultural practices and traditions in world civilizations.
Degrees:
B.A., Grad Certificate, Minor, Undergrad Certificate

Leadership Studies (minor only)

Leadership is a process, not an outcome. Develop skills to make progress on issues you care about in your personal, community, and professional life.
Degrees:
Minor

Linguistics

Develop a basic understanding of the human capacity to acquire, perceive, and produce language and of language's role in contemporary society.
Degrees:
B.A., B.G.S., M.A., Minor, Ph.D.

Museum Studies

The KU Museum Studies program offers a comprehensive overview of museums and the museum profession.
Degrees:
Grad Certificate, M.A.

Peace & Conflict Studies (minor only)

Examine the origins and nature of conflict within and among societies and the various ways in which humans address conflict.
Degrees:
Minor

Political Science

Political science advances our understanding of politics, power, governance, and public policy in the United States and across the globe.
Degrees:
B.A., B.G.S., M.A., Minor, Ph.D.

Spanish

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese offers a comprehensive undergraduate program in Spanish and Portuguese language, literature, and culture, as well as Brazilian literature and cultural studies.
Degrees:
B.A., M.A., Minor, Ph.D.

Theatre

Explore stagecraft, performance, design, dramatic literature, dramaturgy, and theatre pedagogy, as well as the historical, literary, and cultural basis of theatre and performance.
Degrees:
B.A., B.F.A., B.G.S., M.A., M.F.A., Minor, Ph.D.

Visual Art

The Department of Visual Art functions as a creative laboratory where students, mentored by a faculty of internationally recognized artists, explore a broad range of media and disciplines.
Degrees:
B.A., B.F.A., M.F.A., Minor