Campus Location: Calmar, Peosta, Online
Program Entry: Fall, Spring, Summer
Award: Associate of Arts
The AA degree in Communication will assist you if you plan to seek a professional degree in media, public relations, journalism, business, education and other communications-related areas. Journalists, technical writers, personnel directors and media specialists need the strong communication skills that the Communication AA degree provides its graduates.
This program will prepare you to enter the workforce in local businesses or transfer to a four-year college or university to obtain a baccalaureate degree in a communications or related area.
If you plan to transfer to a four-year institution, select courses to satisfy the requirements of your prospective institution. Consult your advisor there with questions about course selection.
|BCA:212||Intro to Computer Business Apps||3.0|
|COM:140||Intro to Mass Media||3.0|
|ENG:108||Composition II: Technical Writing||3.0|
|HUM:108||Cultural Diversity and Identity||3.0|
|PHI:105||Intro to Ethics||3.0|
|PSY:112||Psychology of Human Relations||3.0|
Students are urged to work with their academic advisor in the selection of Communication-Related Electives to best match career or transfer choice.
Communication-Related Electives: ASL:131, ASL:161, ASL:241, ASL:271, CIS:197, CIS:207, COM:145, COM:155, COM:936, DRA:112, ENG:221, FLS:141, FLS:142, FLS:241, FLS:242, GRA:139, GRA:151, HUM:140, LIT:101, LIT:110, LIT:111, LIT:142, LIT:186, MKT:110, MKT:150
An articulation agreement is in effect with Wartburg College.
This program will prepare you to enter the workforce in local businesses or transfer to a four-year college or university to obtain a baccalaureate degree in communication or related area.
Northeast Iowa Community College maintains articulation agreements with many area colleges and universities. The Communication program has an official articulation in place with the AIB College of Business.
Jeff Murphy, MA
Dean of Arts and Science-Calmar
800.728.2256, ext. 235
Dean of Arts & Sciences, Peosta
800.728.7367, ext 207
Communication Faculty, Calmar
800.728.2256, ext. 269
Communication Faculty, Peosta
800.728.7367, ext. 292