Department of Communication Studies


Thanks for your patience as Bethel reworks our web presence. In the meantime, you'll find more information about the Department of Communication Studies here.

The Department of Communication Studies at Bethel University is known for innovative programs on the bachelor's and master's degree level. You'll find that our faculty have reputations that extend beyond the walls of the university on both a regional and national level.

Our department consists of programs for both traditional-aged students as well as working adults:

You can also find out about our co-curricular activities:

During the last 5 years, Bethel has had more top student papers at the Central States Undergraduate Honors Conference than any other school. Bethel both supports and challenges students in our department. Over the next few months, as this site transitions into the new web presence, you'll be able to find out more about our department and makes it special. We'll also be adding a presence on Facebook as well.

Our department is a member of the Central States Communication Association. Our forensics memberships can be found on the forensics website. 

The department is honored to have received two Bethel-related awards: Dr. Nancy Brule won the Bethel faculty award for excellence in teaching, and Dr. Michael Dreher received the Bethel faculty award for excellence in service.

We love to hear stories about what's happening to our alumni. If you have stories you'd like to share, contact Dr. Nancy Brule, chair of the department at 651-638-