Rhetoric is where the study of speech communication began. By definition, rhetoric refers to oratory or persuasive speaking. The Speech faculty promotes the study and application of human communication and mass communication concepts and skills for work and life roles.
Drama and Theatre courses are also available at Saint Paul College.
Students enroll in Speech courses to fulfill Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) requirements and graduation requirements.
For more information on the Associate of Arts degree and the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum: