Communication Studies

Communication Studies

Welcome to the Department of Communication Studies. We offer courses representing the breadth and depth of our discipline, with degree options in Interpersonal and Organizational Communication, Rhetoric, Culture and Public Affairs, and General Speech. Our faculty members have been recognized by their peers and community for their excellence in teaching, research, and service. I encourage you to browse this site to see what we have to offer.

Ann Johnson
Department Chair
(562) 985-4301

General Advising Information

Office Phone Number Office Location Office Advising Hours

(562) 985-2136




















Spring 2019 

(walk-in basis only)


Mondays: 11am-12:15pm, 2-3:45pm

Tuesdays: 12:15-3:15pm 

Wednesdays:   11am-12:15pm, 2-3:45pm

Thursdays: 12:15-3:15pm 


Undergraduate Advisors

Advisor E-Mail
Melanie Whitney
Dawn Kelsey



Graduate Advisors

Advisor Name Advisor Information Additional Information
Jennifer Asenas

By appointment