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Recent studies confirm that employers continue to highly favor individuals with strong communication skills when hiring and promoting.  The Department of Communication offers courses that will enhance your ability to effectively share messages when interacting with others in various situations.  Students will gain experience delivering public presentations as well as develop skills for personal and professional relationships.

Courses Offered

  • Comm 100: Introduction to Speech Communication 
  • Comm 111: Fundamentals of Speech  
  • Comm 112: Introduction to Persuasion 
  • Comm 218: Interpersonal Communication
  • Comm 280: Cooperative Work Experience

Degrees Offered

  1. The Associate of Science (AS) degree in Communication is designed for students who plan on transferring to Oregon State University with the intention of majoring in Communication.
  2. The Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer (AAOT) degree prepares students for transfer to any state university.

Instructor Websites (look under Communication)