The Communication associate degree program prepares students for employment in television as reporters, production assistants, camera operators and video editors; in radio, as on-air personnel and copywriters; in journalism, as reporters and feature writers; and in public relations, as entry-level employees.
Students have the opportunity to participate in up to two semesters of media work experience with placement at area media outlets. Students are encouraged to take up to six credits of Cooperative Education/Work Experience. Any Cooperative Education/Work Experience beyond six credits will not be applied towards a degree.
Students may enroll in this program on a full- or part-time basis and attend classes during the day or evening. Note that to enter COM* 222 and continue the program you must receive a grade of at least B in ENG* 101 or have permission from the instructor.