Communication Studies (COM.S.AA)
62.0 Credit Hours
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. Specific articulation agreements have been developed with Wright State University and the University of Dayton. See an academic advisor for appropriate course selection. As part of this degree program, students must complete the requirements of the Ohio Transfer Module in order to graduate.
- Analyze communication interactions that take place in our society.
- Communicate effectively with others in interpersonal, small group and public speaking situations.
- Analyze technologically mediated messages and their effects on individuals and society as part of the communication process.
- Demonstrate the ability to comprehend, evaluate and apply basic communication theories.