The overall goal of the program is to nurture lifelong development of the communication competencies students need to enhance their personal development, improve their career options and foster civic engagement. Across courses in the communication program, students acquire critical thinking, problem solving and teamwork skills, among other life skills that will not only serve them during college but throughout their lives. In an increasingly global society, our aim is to ensure that graduates of the program have excellent communication skills, global knowledge, and community engagement skills that will aid in achieving the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College’s goal of promoting successful lives, careers, and responsible citizenship.
The major serves the general education program; provides the opportunity for an associate of arts degree with a concentration in communication; provides courses to meet requirements in other programs; offers courses that are transferable; and can be selected as a concentration within a comprehensive major.
You can apply until:
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This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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