Major in Communication & Theatre!


The Communication Program at PLU believes a solid foundation of communication theory is crucial to adapt to constantly changing media. The program focuses on developing marketable skills and knowledge domains; necessities of professional communicators. Communication offers major concentrations in:

  • Communication Studies
  • Conflict & Peacebuilding
  • Media, Mass Communication & Journalism
  • Strategic Communication

For curriculum information for the above degrees please click here. For general advising and academic pathway click here.


The Theatre Program prides itself in its intimate and challenging curriculum. The program strives to train students in all aspects of theatre art – from acting and directing to technical theatre and design. Theatre offers major concentrations in:

  • BA or BFA Acting & Directing
  • BA or BFA Stage Design & Technology

For general advising and curriculum information for the above degrees please click here.


Additionally, Communication and Theatre knowledge can be supportive and crucial to major areas of study. The department offers minors concentrations in:

  • Communication
  • Theatre
  • Dance Performance
  • Specialized Business Minor in Marketing for Communication and Theatre Majors