Doctorate in Communication

USC Annenberg offers an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program in humanistic and behavioral approaches to communication.

Doctorate in Communication

Ph.D. candidates at USC Annenberg are at the scholarly forefront of the communication revolution. Graduates are prepared for careers in academia as well as in other endeavors that benefit from research skills and expansive knowledge of communications processes, institutions and impact on society.

Our graduates excel as university instructors, conducting original research and scholarship that advances knowledge in the field and contributes to the success of public and private sector enterprises ranging from media and entertainment industries to governmental and non-governmental organizations.

Meet Some of Our Doctoral Candidates

Yue received her BA in English and French at Sun Yat-sen University in China, and finished her MA with distinction in Media and Cultural...

Yue Yang

Brooklyne Gipson received her Bachelor of Arts degree in History with a concentration in Afro-American Studies from the University of...

Brooklyne Gipson

 

Omri Ceren is a PhD Candidate at Annenberg. His dissertation focuses on the persuasive role that identification plays in...

Omri Ceren

Azeb Madebo earned her B.A. in Communication with honors while also minoring in Anthropology and African Diaspora Studies at the...

Azeb Madebo

Hyun Tae (Calvin) Kim is currently working on research in the areas of intra- and inter-organizational communication; the role of...

Hyun Tae Kim