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





















(Beginning 08/27/18- 12/5/2018)

Monday: 9:30 am-1:30 pm

Tuesday: 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Wednesday: 9:30 am-1:30 pm

     Please Note: Campus Closed

*September 3rd, 2018

*November 12th, 2018

*November 19th-23rd, 2018

There is no advising during finals week.


Undergraduate Advisors

Advisor Name Advisor Information Additional Information
Melanie Benitez-Whitney  



Graduate Advisors

Advisor Name Advisor Information Additional Information
Jennifer Asenas

By appointment

Communication Studies Scholarships are AvailableScholarship Opportunities