This degree program is designed to provide students with a broad base of communication classes that provide training for entry into occupations in which verbal skills are important. Major requirements for the four-year degree in Communication vary from institution to institution. It is recommended that students check with transfer institutions for specific requirements.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Research, write and deliver an effective public speech.
- Critically analyze, critique and synthesize arguments and information.
- Communicate clearly and effectively in a variety of media and/or contexts.
- Apply discipline-specific theories about language and communication to students’ own practice or work.
- Navigate norms related to communicating in diverse environments, including professional, intercultural, and/or specialized settings.
Communication graduates often pursue additional degrees in fields such as law, political science, management, and marketing.
Associate in Arts Degree Requirements
|List A: Select two from the following:||6|
|Advanced Public Speaking|
|Critical Thinking in Group Communication|
|List B: Select two from the following:||6|
|Introduction to Mass Communication|
Any course not selected from list A above