Speech Communication participates in the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (MAIS) program.

The MAIS degree allows a graduate student to attain broad, advanced knowledge and achievement from three fields of study. Any graduate major or minor may serve as a field for this degree. Two of the three fields may be from one department if the areas of concentration within these two fields are different. At least one field must be selected from among the programs in the College of Liberal Arts.

Admissions Process

Please contact the program office.

Available Concentrations

  • interpersonal and group communication
  • rhetoric and social influence
  • theatre arts costume and scene design
  • theatre arts directing, performance, and management
  • theatre arts history, criticism/literature, and playwriting

MAIS Participation

This program may serve as a primary, secondary, or third field of study in a MAIS degree.