Doctorate in Communication

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

Doctorate in Communication

Ph.D. students 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 Students

Nathaniel Ming Curran spent his undergraduate years at the University of Minnesota (Twin Cities), University of Wisconsin (Madison), and...

Nathaniel (Ming) Curran

Prawit Thainiyom is a PhD Candidate at USC Annenberg and a Fulbright scholar from Thailand. For the past 12 years, Prawit has focused...

Prawit Thainiyom

Joan Joda-Miller is a 3rd year doctoral student in Annenberg and a transmedia artist with a broadly interdisciplinary approach to the...

Joan Joda-Miller

Caitlin Joy Dobson is a doctoral student in Communication at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at the University of...

Caitlin Dobson

 

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

Omri Ceren