2022-2023 General Catalog 
    Apr 22, 2024  
2022-2023 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Studies

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The basic philosophy of speech is rooted in the function of effective oral communication in our society. As a field of study, it is concerned with the development of effective interpersonal, group facilitation and public speaking skills.

Courses in speech are offered to provide instruction to students who are: 1.) preparing for careers in the communication fields; 2.) preparing to teach; 3.) seeking to satisfy the General Education requirement for a course in oral communications; and/or 4.) pursuing the study of communications for personal enrichment.

The following transfer guide prepares students for transfer to a university for completion of a baccalaureate degree in speech communication. The recommended courses meet the requirements for the Associate of Arts degree.

Faculty advisor is Janna Holt-Day, professor of speech communication.

Suggested Transfer Guide

First Semester*

Total Semester Hours: 14

Total Semester Hours: 16

Third Semester

Total Semester Hours: 16

Total Semester Hours: 15


*Although not a requirement, students are strongly encouraged to take EDUC 1100 during the first semester of enrollment.
**Consult faculty advisor for proper choice of courses.
***MATH 1314 shall be taken for teacher certification in place of MATH 1332

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