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College Catalog 2020-2021 
College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Speech Communication Arts, AAS

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The Speech Communication Arts program prepares students either to transfer to a four-year institution or to assume entry level positions in communication related fields.

 You are strongly encouraged to work with a counselor, academic advisor, or faculty/department coordinator
Degree & Certificate Requirements  
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Suggested sequence (may be modified to meet your needs):

Credit Hours Required: 64

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

Select one concentration:

Communication Studies (64 credit hours)

Mass Media (66 Credit Hours)

Speech Communication Arts - Additional Program Information

Program Options
Credential Title Credit Hours Required Notes
Associate of Applied Science Speech Communication Arts 64  


Contact Information
Contact Title Name Phone E-mail Location
Professor Janet McKenney 586.445.7144 South Campus
Professor Janice Fox 586.498.4044 Center Campus

Program Description:

The Speech Communication Arts program prepares students either to transfer to a four-year institution or to assume entry level positions in communication related fields.

Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

  1. Model formal and informal use of voice for variety of audiences in multiple contexts.
  2. Communicate using effective communication skills in diverse workplace teams and organizations.
  3. Demonstrate interpersonal communication competence.
  4. Communicate effectively to a variety of audiences in various formats and styles.
  5. Communicate ethically to local, national, and international participants and leaders.
  6. Construct effective programs for a variety of mass media contexts.
  7. Create professional communication strategies and messages for groups and organizations.

Career Opportunities:

Speech Communication Arts

Transfer Pathways:

Students intending to transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree need to make early decisions concerning an academic major and a transfer destination. Statistics show that students who make these decisions early are more likely to persist to graduation than their undecided counterparts. Students planning to transfer credits earned at Macomb are strongly urged to see a counselor or academic advisor as early as possible in their college careers.

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