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Communication Contact

Department Chair:

Dr. Cynthia Allan

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Contact Person:
Kristi Geier

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Phone: 620-235-4716
Fax: 620-235-4686

Grubbs Hall Room 215
Pittsburg State University
1701 S. Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Communication Students


Mission Statement

The Department of Communication at Pittsburg State University provides an integrated program of preparation for careers in advertising, broadcasting, communication education, journalism, photojournalism, public relations and theatre.  The activities and programs uniquely available from the department reflect a multicultural and interdisciplinary perspective commensurate with the goals of a liberal education for students.  The same unique activities and programs provide services for the University, the community and the region. The department is committed to promoting the ideals of freedom of expression, and at the same time developing an understanding in our students of the significance of responsible communication in society. The department fully endorses an active approach to learning.

Vision Statement

It is the vision of the Department of Communication to provide a high quality, individualized education that prepares our students for a professional life in Communication and its cognate disciplines.  We envision our students developing the ability to understand and critically analyze their worlds to provide a base for life-long learning.  Our vision includes support for ongoing contributions to our discipline and to the citizens of the region from our faculty and students. We seek managed growth consistent with the support provided by the University. 

The Department of Communication
is located on the second floor of Grubbs Hall in room 215. The office is open every weekday, excluding state holidays, from 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feel free to call the department during normal business hours at 620-235-4716.
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