Communication and Creative Arts

Communication and Creative Arts

The communication and leadership skills our students develop are relevant to a wide array of fields including medicine, engineering and business.

Kickstart Your Career

Our rigorous programs bring real-world experience to the classroom, building the knowledge you need to succeed.

Undergraduate


Graduate

Communication, MA

Communication

Master of Arts

Sonny Santana

I met a lot of great people who turned out to be some of my best friends, and to actually run a live television show that airs on Lakeshore PBS is really, really valuable.

Sonny Santana, ’21, Communications: Broadcasting

Image of PNW Communications student Bradley Knight.

My group members have become more than friends...they’re family and I feel like we could accomplish anything we work on together.

Unique Opportunities

Communication and Creative Arts

Student Organizations

Sing, write, stand up for those who don’t have a voice! Our student organizations include theatre, honors society, the school paper, and jazz band.

Communication and Creative Arts

Roundtable Perspective

The Roundtable Perspective is a collegiate television program produced by students and faculty of the Department of Communication and Creative Arts at PNW.

Communication and Creative Arts

Internships

Would you like to work as an intern or volunteer for an organization? You might qualify for course credit under Com 49000.

News and Announcements

Purdue University Northwest Class of 1,082 to Be Honored at Two Commencement ceremonies

Purdue University Northwest will host its spring commencement ceremonies in-person and outdoors, with appropriate health and safety protocols, on Saturday, May 15.

An aerial view of students walking across PNW's Westville campus

PNW’s Plans for the Fall Semester

We are looking forward to welcoming you back to a typical in-person experience for instruction and activities at PNW in Fall 2021. PNW is, and always has been, a face-to-face learning experience, and we are excited to get back to this in the fall. 

An aerial view of students walking across PNW's Westville campus

PNW’s Plans for the Fall Semester

We are looking forward to welcoming you back to a typical in-person experience for instruction and activities at PNW in Fall 2021. PNW is, and always has been, a face-to-face learning experience, and we are excited to get back to this in the fall. 

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CHESS Outstanding Graduate in Communication and Creative Arts

Andrianna Johnson, a 2020 PNW graduate in communication with a concentration in public relations, wants to have a positive impact on people’s lives.

Johnson served as vice president of communication for the course, Problems in Public Relations. Learn more