The Communications Department has two student-run organizations: The Society for Independent Student Journalists (SISJ) and The Public Relations Student Society of America.
The purpose of SISJ is to:
The department has sponsored a chapter of PRSSA since 1979. The chapter's mission is:
PRSSA cultivates a favorable and mutually advantageous relationship between student members and professional public relations practitioners. These student organizations are highly active, holding monthly meetings and sponsoring various on- and off-campus social and professional activities.
Students can also apply for the competitive Hollywood by the Horns workshop certificate, which prepares students for careers in film and television. Student membership in these organizations is highly recommended.
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