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

 

In 2005, Amy received a B.A. in Communication and Psychology from USC and immediately began work as a project manager at...

Amy Granados

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

Caitlin Dobson

Olivia Gonzalez graduated summa cum laude from the University of San Diego with a B.A. in Communication Studies. Her honors thesis, "'...

Olivia Gonzalez

Sulafa Zidani is a doctoral student at USC Annenberg. She researches new media, participatory culture, and digital language and power...

Sulafa Zidani

Alexandria Arrieta graduated with an honors BA in English from Stanford University. As a Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow, she wrote a...

Alexandria Arrieta