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Communication

Program Overview

Thoughtful and clear communication skills are one of the most valued assets an employee can offer their organization. The career possibilities are endless — those who study communication can pursue careers in public relations, advertising, journalism, law, and business, to name just a few. The Communication program can help you get there.

Focusing on the dynamic blend of theory and practical experience, the program will provide you with a solid foundation of a variety of communication contexts, including interpersonal, small group, intercultural, organizational, public, and professional speaking. You will be prepared to think critically, problem-solve, and make informed decisions in various scenarios.

After graduating from the program, you will be well-equipped to go to the next level and transfer to a university to achieve your bachelor’s or master's degree in communication. Sign up today to jump-start your future.

Students at any Maricopa Community College may need to complete courses at more than one of our colleges.

Why Phoenix College?

The Phoenix College Communication program offers courses ranging from an introduction to human communication to public speaking and the elements of intercultural communication. PC provides everything from online coursework to intimate classroom settings instructed by communications professionals.

PC offers an Associate of Arts (AA) with an Emphasis in Communication. Graduates may go on to work as communications directors for non-profit organizations, public information officers for government agencies, public speakers, speech writers, and more.

Next Steps

Discuss your course load with an academic advisor inside the Hannelly Enrollment Center (HC) at our historic, centrally located campus. Future students may contact the program director, Rody Randon (Department Chair), for more information.