Associate in Arts, Communication

Degree Information

Academic Plan

AA Associate in Arts, Communication

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MCCCD Program Detail

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Culture and Society


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Students must earn a grade of C or better in each course in the program. + indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.

The Associate of Arts (AA), Communication includes a dynamic blend of theory and practical experience that provides students with a solid introduction to the wide-ranging field of Communication. With an associate degree in Communication, students will gain proficiency in a variety of communication contexts including interpersonal, small group, intercultural, organizational, public and professional speaking. This degree prepares students for their bachelor degree transfer pathway and equips them with the communication skill set valued so highly by employers. Coursework provides the foundational conceptual knowledge and tools to understand, analyze, and respond to communication challenges and opportunities in a variety of contexts.

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