New name. Same mission.

You’re a communicator. A creator of worlds. Whether it’s developing a game, filming a scene or writing a newscast, you’ve got a point of view.

The new Nicholson School of Communication and Media has a dozen degrees and almost 100 faculty in areas like advertising, journalism, interactive media and film. Award-winning faculty who have shot Super Bowl commercials and studied the language of astronauts. Practical and profitable degrees.

So go ahead and create. Collaborate. Change the world even. At NSCM we’ve got you covered.

NSCM at a Glance


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Ph.D. in Strategic Communication

Launching in fall 2019, the Strategic Communication Ph.D. is a cutting-edge program that addresses the current and growing needs of today’s world in health, crisis and risk communication.

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Your Place For Answers

Our advisors can put you on the right path and in the right class. We offer undergraduate and graduate advising. You can walk-in or make an appointment.

Services include academic advising, limited access program admission counseling, degree audit interpretation, course override assistance and many other services.

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Campus of Connection

Starting in Fall of 2019, NSCM’s communication and digital media programs will join the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy at UCF Downtown, a 21st-century campus with access to arts, culture, nightlife and business. Other programs will follow at a later date.

Upcoming Events

Pushing the Limits of Polarization Dependence Nonlinear Spectroscopy Florencio Eloy Hernández, Ph.D.Professor, Department of Chemistry and College of Optics & Photonics February 21, 2019Location: Physical Sciences Building 160/161 Networking, drinks and appetizers at 6:30 p.m. and talk begins at 7:00 p.m. RSVP…
Adding a doctoral program creates both exciting opportunities and unprecedented challenges for academic units.
Puerto Rico Research Hub Open House Wednesday, February 27, 20196-7:30 PM Barbara Ying Center 101 Join us for complementary beverages and appetizers The Puerto Rico Research Hub has a new home on campus and we are opening our doors to the…

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