Study the different ways people communicate, so you can prepare for leadership roles across the globe.
Communication plays a fundamental role in our global society and it is imperative for us to recognize and appreciate the international and intercultural contexts in which it occurs. With a Ph.D. in Communication from UND, you'll learn about human communication across diverse cultures and through multiple systems.
- Program type:
- Doctoral Degree
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 3-5 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a Ph.D. in communications?
UND's Communication Ph.D.
Learn from recognized leaders in the field of international and intercultural communication.
Study in our newly created DigiComm lab, a high-tech space with amenities designed for communications instruction.
Take part in graduate teaching assistantships. Positions available for students in both on-campus and 100% online tracks.
Earn a non-thesis master's degree on your way to completing your doctorate in our program.
Study closely with faculty across the broad range of communication areas to prepare for both careers and citizenship.
Understand how information processes and communication technologies affect and benefit diverse local and global communities.
Communication Ph.D. Careers
Communication Ph.D. Courses
Leaders that Do
Students at UND take chances, seek challenges and become leaders in the community.