While pursuing a major in the Tim Russert Department of Communication and Theatre, you are required to take a course in each of the areas of the major to reinforce the integration of communication principles in different media and situations. Students may select one of five tracks that includes Communication Studies, Digital Media, Integrated Marketing CommunicationVisual Media.

Every student in the Tim Russert Department of Communication and Theatre should be able to communicate effectively through a variety of perspectives rather than only one. In an alumni survey, 40% of the respondents felt the breadth and depth of the Communication and Theatre major was the most valuable aspect of the major.