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Communication Studies (COM.S.AA)

  • Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department: Communication

Communication is the study of interactions between people in interpersonal, small group, public speaking, organizational and mass-media settings. This degree can lead to successful transfer to a four-year college or university baccalaureate program. Through careful course selection, a program of study can be planned to satisfy a student's particular educational and career interests. Enhancing communication skills provides invaluable benefits for all students, regardless of major. As part of this degree program, students must complete the requirements of the Ohio Transfer Module in order to graduate.

A communication degree can provide opportunities in journalism, speech education, business, industry, government, broadcast media, law, ministry, social services, public relations, or provide valuable communication skills to enrich any career. Through careful course selection, a program of study can be planned to satisfy your particular educational and career interests. Enhancing communication skills provides invaluable benefits for all students, regardless of major or career path.
Curriculum
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 6 Credits
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Natural & Physical Sciences Elective 6 Credits
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Mathematics Elective 3 Credits
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 6 Credits
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Any Group 6 Credits
  • Any Course in Catalog Elective 3 Credits
  • Communication/Journalism Elective 6 Credits
  • BIS 1120 Introduction to Software Applications 3 Credits COM 2201 Introduction to Mass Communication 3 Credits COM 2206 Interpersonal Communication 3 Credits COM 2211 Effective Public Speaking 3 Credits COM 2220 Introduction to Communication Theory 3 Credits COM 2225 Small Group Communication 3 Credits COM 2278 Communication Capstone 1 Credit ENG 1101 English Composition I 3 Credits ENG 1201 English Composition II 3 Credits SCC 1101 First Year Experience 1 Credit