University of Kentucky College of Communication & Information

The College of Communication & Information is the communications, information, and media unit at the University of Kentucky. The college offers the following undergraduate majors: Communication, Information Communication Technology, Integrated Strategic Communication, Journalism, and Media Arts and Studies.[1] Graduate programs are offered in Communication, Information Communication Technology, and Library Science.[2] The college has over 1,600 undergraduate students and nearly 300 graduate students pursuing Master's and Ph.D. degrees. It is the only accredited program in library and information science in the state of Kentucky.[3]

University of Kentucky College of Communication & Information
TypePublic
EstablishedMay 4, 1976
DeanDr. Jennifer Greer
Students1,600 undergraduates (300 graduates)
Location, ,
Websitehttp://ci.uky.edu/ci/

The Grehan Journalism Building is home to two of the college's undergraduate departments: the School of Journalism and Media and the Department of Communication. It is one of only 109 fully accredited journalism schools in the nation.[3] The University of Kentucky's independent daily student newspaper, The Kentucky Kernel, also operates out of the building. Grehan also is home to the broadcast student newsroom where students produce a live newscast four days a week every week. The Lucille Little Fine Arts Library building[4] is home to the School of Information Science's undergraduate and graduate programs.[5]