Communication Studies

In Communications Studies, students use a variety of approaches to understand how knowledge and culture are produced and reflected in speech, writing, television, film, radio, digital media and interactive entertainment, the internet, and wireless networks.

Religious Studies

The Religious studies program examines the variety of beliefs and behaviours through which people around the world express spiritual impulses, both in formal religions and everyday life. What do people believe is sacred? What do they think about the meaning and purpose of existence? How do they live out these beliefs?


Gerontology is the study of aging and older adults. As an interdisciplinary field of study, Gerontology integrates knowledge from biology, psychology, and sociology and other areas of expertise like communication and counselling, end of life care, and human sexuality.

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Huntington University Installs New Chancellor and Presents Honorary Degrees at Spring Convocation

April 18th, 2017

Since June 2016 Patricia Mills has been proudly serving as Huntington University’s newest Chancellor. She is also the first woman in the university’s 56-year history to hold the ceremonial role. On April 13, 2017, her official installation ceremony helped to kick off the university’s 2017 Spring Convocation. “I am extremely proud to don the Chancellor’s […]

Dr. Kevin McCormick Receives Prestigious National Honour From Finland

February 23rd, 2017

Dr. Kevin McCormick, the President and Vice-Chancellor of Huntington University, is the recipient of a national Order from Finland, which is considered to be among one of the highest honours the government of Finland can bestow.  This most recent accolade is consistent with Dr. McCormick’s distinguished global reputation, which has garnered him national and international […]

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