The Ph.D. Program in Communication at UCSD is known worldwide as a center of innovative scholarship. It was ranked #2 among U.S. doctoral programs in the area of Critical Cultural/Media Studies in the most recent Doctoral Program Reputation Survey of the National Communication Association.
Among the distinctive characteristics of our program are:
Graduates of our Ph.D. program have produced an impressive record of publication, and of placement in academic positions in the field of Communication as well as in such interdisciplinary fields as Science and Technology Studies, Ethnic Studies, Women's Studies and International Studies.
For more information. please access the link "Prospective Students" from the Graduate Program page. In addition, the FAQ page will provide answers to some of the more commonly asked questions in regards to the application process.
Applicants to our PhD program should apply online. The deadline is December 15, and admission is for Fall quarter only.
Read more about the curriculum and requirements.