Prepare to Enter One of Today’s Fastest Growing and Complex Industries

At the Department of Communications and Journalism, we establish a strong academic base in the liberal arts where we challenge our students to think strategically and creatively to solve problems using the full spectrum of promotional tools. With us, you will master the art of conveying messages that move people to action in today’s multimedia environment, and find your place in a rapidly changing profession.

Eric Rothenburger talking to group

Sverdrup West Wing Remodeling

Eric Rothenburger talking to group

The west wing of Sverdrup will be rebuilt as a state-of-the-art media production and communication education facility, providing our students the most up-to-date and unique technology in the entire region.

Learn more about the Sverdrup renovations including plans, progress updates, room relocations, and more.

 

Sverdrup Renovation Updates

16th in the Midwest

Webster University continues to be highly ranked on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges report, now listed as 16th in Midwest Regional Universities and included in four best-of categories. This year, the University's score rose to its highest level since the ranking system was established.

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Jordyn Grimes
Change the World

“I’ve experienced prejudice and oppression ... with my degree at Webster, I intend to unify the world and create an environment of understanding.”

Jordyn Grimes
Jordyn Grimes, BA in Journalism, '24

Raymond J. Smith Annual Communications Scholarship recipient

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Whether you're just getting started, are in the thick of a program, or have graduated and are preparing for a professional career, we're here to guide you. Set up an appointment with us, or check out our resources list below.

Webster Insider

Journalism students write and produce Webster Insider, a show focused on news and events around campus and the St. Louis area. Students in the Film, Television and Video Production program also work behind the scenes.

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