Political Communication Minor

The political communication minor prepares you to enter the world of political campaigns and political consulting. You will gain a background in the theories of communication and political science, the structures of government and campaigns, and skills in message construction and persuasion—all elements necessary for work in political campaigns.

An Engaged Community of Learners

Cultivate your skills of inquiry, analysis, and communication through lively class discussions, study groups, and campus events. Start expanding your professional network through internships. Truman has many resources to ensure your success including the Writing Center which helps students become better writers.

Small Classes

At Truman, small classes foster interpersonal relationships among a supportive community of learners where you collaborate with other bright, ambitious students. Your professors take a genuine interest in your success. And you can meet like-minded peers by getting involved with student organizations, including several political groups on campus.

Truman Forensics earns high honors in St. Louis

February 7, 2020

By Truman Forensic Union Faculty/Staff Truman State University’s Forensic Union (speech and debate team) competed at the annual Gorlok Gala speech and debate tournament, hosted by Webster University in St. Louis, in January. The team returned to campus with multiple awards. In individual event speaking, senior Austin Sopko earned 4th place in pentathlon, a category […]

Communication department major serves as Truman PR intern

February 7, 2020

The Truman State Public Relations Office has named Ben Schmidt, a senior communication major, as its spring 2020 intern.  Congrats, Ben!  See the full story here.

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