The Associate of Arts in
Communication Studies (Major Code 1506.01)
The Associate Degree program in Communication Studies enables a student to transfer into a baccalaureate program at a four-year institution. Students who wish to obtain an associate degree in Communication Studies may do so by completing the course requirements listed below plus all other WLAC requirements for an associate degree.
Transfer students should consult the Counseling Office for major preparation and general education requirements of the particular transfer institution of their choice. Transfer students who want to also obtain an Associate Degree may do so by completing all WLAC general education requirements plus at least 18 units in the major as required by the transfer institution (a total of 60 units for an Associate Degree).
Degree Path (21 units, Plan A)
COMMUNICATION STUDIES 101 Oral Communication I (3 units)
COMMUNICATION STUDIES 104 Argumentation (3 units)
COMMUNICATION STUDIES 121 The Process of Interpersonal Communication (3 units)
COMMUNICATION STUDIES 151 Small Group Communication (3 units)