Communication

Communication

Studies have shown that academic, professional, and personal success depends on our ability to communicate effectively. Broaden your understanding and sharpen your communication skills in the Communication program at MCC.

Our program offers you a dynamic blend of theory and practical experience directed by a faculty of experienced and competent communicators. Smaller class sizes enhance the learning process through student interaction, collaborative learning, and interactive technology.

With the Communication program, you:

  • Develop skills for academic success
  • Increase your professional effectiveness
  • Create positive personal relationships
  • Prepare to contribute to your community with confidence

Transfers

Want to pursue a bachelor’s degree? Save money by starting at MCC in manageable, small classes taught by renowned faculty. Our transfer pathways with Arizona universities help you achieve two goals: completing an associate’s degree while also staying on track to earn a bachelor’s degree at your transfer destination. MCC’s university partnerships throughout the nation assure your seamless transition toward a four-year degree.

A list of available transfer options for the Communication program
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Associate in Arts Communication Emphasis to BA Arizona State University Communication (Bachelor of Arts)
Associate in Arts Communication Emphasis to BS Arizona State University Communication (Bachelor of Science)

Career Opportunities

The Communication program can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this program.

Example job titles with salary information
Occupation / Title Annual Median Wage
Chief Executives $166,300
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers $49,350
General and Operations Managers $81,030
Human Resources Managers $85,120
Legislators $35,340
Public Relations Specialists $53,020
Social and Community Service Managers $58,400
Training and Development Managers $86,040
Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.

Financial Aid

You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.

Meet with an Advisor

Become a Student

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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.

Advising for the Communication program is available through the Communication, Theatre & Film Arts department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.