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

Yomna Elsayed is a PhD candidate at the Annenberg school for Communication and Journalism and a research assistant for the Media...

Yomna Elsayed

Perry B. Johnson graduated magna cum laude from Annenberg, receiving her B.A. as a Discovery Scholar with honors in Communication. Perry...

Perry Johnson

 

Nikita graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania, with a double-major in Communication and Psychology. Prior...

Nikita Hamilton

Frances Corry's research concerns digital pasts and the tools that facilitate their construction, with an emphasis on online archiving,...

Frances Corry

Liyuan (Leah) is interested in using persuasive technology to create effective health interventions. Especially, she wants to explore...

Liyuan (Leah) Wang