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Communication Studies

Reach New Heights in Communication

Communication is the foundation for so much of what we do every day. Excellent communication skills are essential in every industry.  

When you pursue a communication studies degree, you will explore how messages are sent and received in various contexts, cultures and relationships. You’ll grow as a writer, as a speaker and as a listener. And you’ll hone communication skills that will enhance your professional and personal relationships.   

In two years, you’ll be ready to transfer to a four-year Minnesota State university to pursue your bachelor’s degree in communication or similar field. 

What are Typical Communication Studies Degree Careers?

You’ll have a lot of options for communication studies degree careers. Your excellent communication and problem-solving skills will help organizations effectively communicate in various contexts.  

Communication studies degree careers include business communication, counseling, journalism, human resources and more.  

Did you know? Hiring managers continually rank good communication skills at the top of the list when it comes to hiring employees.*  

*Indeed career guide 

What Makes Our Communication Studies Program Unique?

Our award-winning communication studies program faculty have been recognized with national, state and college honors for their teaching excellence and come from a wide variety of academic and professional backgrounds. 

Communication Studies Program Basics

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