Need Advising

Are you an undergraduate looking for advising in the department?  Please see Mr. Kent Filbel

Are you a graduate student needing advising?  Please see Dr. Bryan McCann


The HopKins Black Box, and how it has shaped performance at LSU and beyond; more via The Daily Reveille

Dr. Bryan McCann will be awarded the Karl R. Wallace Memorial Award by the National Communication Association at the annual conference this year. Read more here. 

Millenials most sought after according to BR Chamber of Commerce

Welcome to the Department of Communication Studies

Offering B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees in respects to Interpersonal, Performance Studies, and Rhetoric Communication, with the undergraduate level featuring six pathways to success:   Public Discourse, Art and Culture, Professional Communication, Communication in Human Relationships, Visual and Mediated Communication, and “Create your Own.” Graduates of our program find employment in fields such as communication coordination (e.g., social media, community outreach, employee relations), political speechwriting, sales, and media design, production, and relations. 

As one of the oldest Communication Studies Departments in the nation, we strive to advance knowledge and provide service to our discipline and community. Our culture is innovative, stimulating, friendly, and humane. The faculty are committed to employing a wide spectrum of perspectives that serve to inform and thereby improve habits and practices of communication so as to enable the advancement of culture. 


College Democrats & College Republicans: We are Making America Great Again

Showcase of the     LSU Debate Team's 2017-2018 Season.