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Media and Communication Graduate Courses: Communication Journals

Information Research Resources for Graduate Students in Media and Communication

About Journal Rankings

The following list organizes key communication journals by their 2021 SJR ranking. SCImago Journal Rank is a publicly available portal that includes the journals developed from the information contained in the Scopus® database. The ranking accounts for the number of citations received and the prestige of the journal. Journal Citation Reports, another resource for evaluating journal prestige is available as a BGSU subscription and there are additional resources on the Publishing/Metrics tab of this guide. 

Communication Journals Ranked >2

Communication Journals Ranked <2

Communication Journals Ranked <1.6