Mission Statement

The faculty of Communication Studies, Journalism and Film is a community of professionals, educated and experienced in a diverse range of specialty areas, and united by a common body of information related to the creation, application, and understanding of messages. The department exists to provide quality instruction that assists students in becoming intellectually aware citizens who are ethical, competent communicators. Further, the department seeks to maintain and develop the body of scholarly knowledge that unites the field.

Department Chair: Gerri Smith
Department Coordinator: Katrina Roose
Administrative Support Coordinator I: Vicenza Weeks
Administrative Support Assistant I: Aleah Fisher
Instructional Support II: 

Department of Communication Studies
Mendocino Hall 5014     
California State University Sacramento
6000 J. Street
Sacramento, Ca 95819-6070 
Phone: 916-278-6688   FAX: 916-278-7216

COMS Office Hours
M-F 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.