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, communication and conflict, 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


Degrees of Difference

NSCM offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs across several disciplines. From managing conflict to managing game development teams, from becoming cinematic storytellers to studying gender issues, you can learn it here.

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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.

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Upcoming Events

UCF Science Cafe Charissa de Bekker, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Biology Date: September 19, 2019 Time: Networking, drinks and appetizers at 6:30 p.m. and talk begins at 7:00 p.m. Location: Physical Sciences Building 160/161 The Tale of the Body Snatchers: Unraveling…
mySciences DaySchool of Politics, Security, and International Affairs Learn how to make the most out of your time here at UCF in the Political Science and International & Global Studies majors. Friday, September 20, 201912:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.Student Union,…
Guest Speaker: Sun Joo (Grace) Ahn is an Associate Professor in the Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication and the Director, Games and Virtual Environments Lab (GAVEL) at the University of Georgia.

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