Welcome to the Department of Communication Studies where we offer strong degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Dynamic and growing, we have the largest number of undergraduate majors of any department in the College of Arts and Letters.
Department of Communication Studies
Ahlam Muhtaseb (communication studies), David Yaghoubian (history), Brian Levin (criminal justice) and Diane Vines (nursing, Palm Desert Campus) were included in recent news coverage.
PROFILE: Professor Oregel - Filmmaker with Following in Art and Film
Roberto S. Oregel is a producer and director, known for Eloy Take Two (2010), One Man Show (2013) and Casa Libre/Freedom House (2008). He was born in the state of Michoacan, Mexico, and grew up in East Los Angeles. He earned his BA from UC Berkeley and both his MA and MFA in film directing...
PROFILE: Dr. Hygh Brings Energy and Know-How to the PR Classroom
Dr. Larry Hygh joins CSUSB as the newest full time lecturer in Public Relations, bringing his energy and enthusiasm to a new generation of PR professionals. He will be teaching Business and Professional Comm, PR Writing, Crisis Comm, PR Campaigns and more. Dr. Hygh previously served as...
PROFILE: Dr. Muhtaseb - Champion for Students and Acclaimed Filmmaker
Dr. Ahlam Muhtaseb is a professor of media studies at California State University, San Bernardino. At CSUSB, and around the world, Dr. Muhtaseb is an esteemed leader and mentor to many.On campus, in addition to being the Comm MA graduate coordinator for seven years running, she is the...