About Communication

The Department of Communication offers the bachelor of arts degree to prepare graduates for the rapidly changing media and communication worlds of the 21st-century. Students receive a solid foundation in the liberals arts and sciences, as well as training in the skills and knowledge required for success in a wide variety of professions. Students are also given a foundation for success in an ethnically and culturally diverse world.

COMM Fact Sheet

Student Enrollment 411 majors (Fall 2017)    
Retention Rate 68.36% (2015-2016 school year) 70.9% (2016-2017 school year)  
Degrees Awarded 96  (FY 2016) 111 (FY 2017) 79 (FY 2018)

(Additional details are available via UTC Departmental Profiles)

Major enrollment

Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017
280 300 321 301 324 354 351 387 441   411

(Additional details are available via UTC Departmental Profiles)


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