The AA-T in Communication Studies is designed to prepare students to continue their studies towards a B.A. Degree in Communication or for entry level into a variety of career options requiring competent and ethical communication skills.

Employers want communication skills: leadership, verbal communication, adaptability, teamwork, tact. The CCC Communication Program can help you build these skills!

Energetic and engaged faculty members serve students through courses, activities (Negotiations Tournament, Interpapalooza, Meeting for Majors, Comm/Speech Lab, Speech Night), mentoring, and advising

Interpapalooza: highlights students' performance skills


  • AA-T Communication Studies
  • AA Communication


Communication Studies


  • COMM 1 - Public Speaking
  • COMM 1H - Honors Public Speaking
  • COMM 2 - Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM 2 Hybrid - Interpersonal Communication (50% online/50% face-to-face)
  • COMM 4 - Persuasion
  • COMM 8 - Group Communication
  • COMM 10 - Intercultural Communication
  • COMM 12 - Fundamentals of Interpretation
  • COMM 15 - Computer-Mediated Communication
  • COMM 25 - Argumentation

Career Opportunities

  • Manager of Corporate Communications
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Recruiting Director
  • Human Resources Generalist

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Download the Associate Degree in Arts for Transfer Brochure (PDF)

James McCroskey's Personal Report of Public Speaking Anxiety (PRPSA)

Julian Treasure's TEDTalks on becoming a better listener