Collaborate. Contribute. Prepare. In our department, you will work alongside accomplished faculty dedicated to helping
you master cutting-edge research techniques in communication science.

  • Why Choose Communication at UB?
    Our faculty are committed to teaching and mentoring in a collaborative environment that provides you practical training in state-of-the art social scientific techniques. With fewer than 50 graduate students, you will receive personalized tutelage and work closely with faculty.
  • Our Philosophy and Approach
    With our collaborative and flexible research and training environment, you’ll be encouraged to develop your strengths in order to make unique contributions to shared goals.
  • Our Students and Alumni
    Our collective expertise in communication is reflected in the goals and accomplishments of students, faculty and alumni.
  • Department Directory
    Important contact information for the department's faculty and staff.
  • The Buffalo-Niagara Region
    The Buffalo-Niagara region is a major metropolitan area with a diverse blend of communities, each with its own distinct character and all united in a rich panorama of life.
  • About the University
    The University at Buffalo has three campuses: the North Campus in suburban Amherst, the South Campus on Main Street in a North Buffalo neighborhood and the growing Downtown Campus, encompassing several buildings in downtown Buffalo.
  • Contact Us
    How to get in touch with the department.
  • Career Opportunities and Future Studies
    A degree in Communication opens doors to a variety of career opportunities and a myriad of future study options, both at UB and beyond. 
  • How to Apply
    Our department offers bachelor’s, master’s and PhD degrees in communication. Learn about our admissions criteria and how to apply at the undergraduate, graduate or doctoral level.