Ph.D., Department of Communication Arts & Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1993.
M. A., Department of Speech Communication, California State University, Fullerton, 1989.
B. A. (Double Major), Departments of Speech Communication and Psychology, California State University, Fullerton, 1986.
Dr. Seiter has been awarded Utah State University's Professor of the Year 2004.
Eldon J. Gardner Teaching Award from Utah State University in 2004.