Communication Studies | LBCC

Communication Studies

Welcome to the Communication Studies Department at Linn-Benton Community College! We believe that effective communication is the key to success in today's interconnected world. Our department is dedicated to equipping students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in the dynamic field of communication.

Through a combination of rigorous coursework, projects, and practical experiences, we offer a well-rounded education that prepares students for a wide range of career opportunities. Our faculty members are professionals who bring their real-world expertise into the classroom, providing students with valuable insights and relevant examples.

As a student in the Communication Studies Department, you will have opportunities to get involved with our college’s award-winning newspaper, The Commuter, and our nationally recognized Civil Discourse Program. We also can help you gain work experience through CWE internships.

Explore our programs, meet our faculty, and embark on a transformative learning experience that will prepare you for a successful career.

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Wondering what your career journey might look like with a communications degree? Read some student stories.

Want to build a strong foundation of communication skills, without having to major or minor in communication? Learn about the Communication Focus Award.


Department Faculty

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Hailey Adkisson
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Rob Priewe
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Mark Urista