A student speaking into a microphone.
Clear, Concise and Accurate!


Why choose this program?

Your ability to effectively communicate with others and “tell your story” can help you in every aspect of your life. Effective face-to-face, interpersonal, group and mass communication skills help us better understand a person or situation, resolve differences and build trust and respect.

What will I experience?

  • Become a more confident and competent public speaker with the ability to persuade others
  • Make better use of your personal, public and professional interactions
  • Discover effective nonverbal communication techniques and behaviors
  • Communicate effectively with people from other cultures and diverse backgrounds

What opportunities might it lead to?

An associate of arts in communication studies degree can lead to a variety of positions in journalism, public relations, broadcasting, social media, teaching, sales, law, politics, advertising, marketing, business and more.

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