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.
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.
October 17, 2019
Truman State University’s Forensic Union (speech and debate team) earned multiple awards and picked up eight new national qualifications during the annual Derryberry Memorial tournament hosted by Southwest Baptist University in October. In individual events speaking, senior Austin Sopko reached finals in three different events. He finished 2nd place in prose interpretation, 3rd in duo […]
October 17, 2019
The KTRM Radio/Truman Media Network promotions team planned and carried-through its first major event of the school year: a concert featuring up and coming artist, Sir Baby Girl. A packed SUB Down Under audience attended the concert in early October. The event was made possible, in part, through a major fund drive that the students […]