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Communication Studies Transfer Pathway

Program Overview

This program is designed to give you a strong foundation in communication theory and practice, honing your skills in public speaking, interpersonal communication, and group dynamics. You’ll learn from experienced instructors in a supportive environment to get the most out of your educational journey. And you will have the opportunity to transfer to four-year institutions. 


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Median annual wage


New jobs each year for the next decade


Semsesters to complete degree


Flexible program options

The program has classes in online, blended hybrid, and in-person formats.  

Diverse community

We are one of the most diverse colleges in the Minnesota State System, with students from a wide variety of backgrounds, races, religions, ethnicities, and genders. You will have the opportunity to connect to folks like you and build good ways of relating to folks with different experiences and backgrounds.  

Wide ranging skills

In the field of media and communication, employees can “write press releases, create digital content strategies, interview people or work on brand awareness campaigns,…plan social media campaigns,… research market trends, [or] report the news.” 

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