How will you prepare to live and prosper in a world where the future is up to you? WPU offers education for the 21st century. We welcome your interest.


Are you a doodler of designs or find yourself as the center point of communicating with your friends or love to write and find out the story? Are you sitting here thinking of new and different ways William Peace University could use their website and admissions materials?

Do what you love and you'll never "work" a day in your life. The communication degree helps students tap into their creativity and turn their passion into an exciting career. Our students learn to analyze, understand and interact with the world around them.

One of the hallmarks of the WPU communication program is the blend of theory, skill development and experiential learning. Our emphasis on community-based client projects, service learning and documentary fieldwork helps students develop personally and professionally, building contacts in a vibrant employment landscape in North Carolina's capital city.

The Communication program gives students the written, oral communications and innovative thinking that are in demand in today's job market. We prepare students to not just get jobs but also create them. William Peace University communication graduates have gone into careers in technology, public relations, marketing and social media -- carving out their own niche in exciting industries.

In The News

Dr. Lynn Owens speaks about her research on social media and how it's being used in the classroom

In Depth: Professor Lynn Owens, William Peace University 

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Christman, Roger W. Department Chair, Associate Professor Email Me More Info
Owens, Lynn C. Associate Professor of Communication Email Me More Info
Prewitt, Neill D. Assistant Professor, Communications Email Me More Info