Florida State University College of Communication and Information

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College of Communication
and Information
Parent institution
Florida State University
DeanLarry Dennis
LocationTallahassee, Florida, U.S.

The Florida State University College of Communication and Information, located in Tallahassee, Florida, was created in a merger of the Florida State University College of Information with FSU's College of Communication on July 1, 2009.[2] The merged College of Communication & Information includes three schools:

Dr. Larry C. Dennis is the current dean of the Florida State University College of Communication and Information. Institutes, centers, clinics, and other special units operating within the College of Communication and Information include:

  • The Center for Hispanic Marketing Information
  • The Center for Information Management and Scientific Communication[4]
  • Goldstein Library
  • The Information Use, Management and Policy Institute[5]
  • L.L. Schendel Speech and Hearing Clinic
  • Partnerships Advancing Library Media (PALM) Center
  • The Project Management Center
  • Seminole Productions[6]

School of Communication[edit]

The School of Communication is home to Seminole Productions, a sports production effort.[7]


Most classes in the major have limited enrolment.

Media/Communication Studies[edit]

Digital Media Production[edit]

The Digital Media Production Program is a limited-access program.

The undergraduate major is typically a two-year program with an emphasis in one of two areas: Documentary and Public Affairs or Sports Media.

Seminole Productions[edit]

Established in 1987, Seminole Productions, Florida State University's professional production group, provides visual communications support for FSU as well as Government and other agencies throughout the State of Florida. [8]

Public Relations[edit]

The Public Relations program is a limited access program designed to train students in public relations and strategic communication, from audience analyses to message and content productions and evaluations.

National rankings[edit]

U.S. News & World Report (2015 Edition)[9]

  • Library & Information Studies - 13th overall
  • Digital Librarianship - 11th overall
  • School Library Media - 1st overall
  • Services for Children and Youth - 5th overall
  • Online Graduate Information Technology - 20th overall

In 2014, the school media program was ranked 1st in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.[10]


  1. ^ http://www.ir.fsu.edu/Factbooks/2014-15/Enrollments_College.pdf
  2. ^ "FSU News". Fsu.edu. Retrieved 2011-10-06.
  3. ^ "About the School". CCI/School of Communication Science & Disorders. Retrieved 2011-10-06.
  4. ^ "News from the iSchools". ischools.org. Archived from the original on 2011-09-22. Retrieved 2011-10-06.
  5. ^ "Florida ExpertNet". The Clearinghouse for Applied Research and Public Service. Retrieved 2011-10-06.
  6. ^ "Official Athletic Site of Florida State University Seminoles.com". Seminoles.com. Archived from the original on 2013-02-02. Retrieved 2011-10-06.
  7. ^ [1] Florida State University - College Highlights and Selected National Rankings Retrieved on 5-01-2007.
  8. ^ "Seminole Productions". seminoleproductions.fsu.edu. Retrieved 2018-06-04.
  9. ^ http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/florida-state-university-134097/overall-rankings
  10. ^ https://www.fsu.edu/highlights/rankings.html

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