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Speech Communication Arts - Mass Media and Public Relations

Speech Communication Arts

In this program, you will learn about the theories and practices of media content, the communication practices and principles of public relations, and how to gather and disseminate information using appropriate mass media channels. You will explore communication strategies for addressing diversity, change and conflict, and will have the opportunity to compile a portfolio of your work to share with prospective employers. If you are pursuing a career in broadcasting, you will learn the on-air techniques necessary to be competitive in the field.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for Speech Communication Arts

  1. Save $20,000 by starting here - over 75% of our students leave debt free
  2. More than 190 private and transfer scholarships available
  3. What you need to succeed, including free tutoring

Speech Communication Arts Courses at Macomb

  • Introduction to Communication
  • Speech Communication
  • Group Discussion and Leadership
  • Interpersonal Communication Relationships
  • Mass Media Communication in a Global Culture
  • Introduction to Broadcasting
  • Radio Broadcasting
  • Broadcast Television
  • Broadcast Video
  • Voice for Media
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Communication in Organizations
  • Interpretative Performance Communication
  • Writing News for Publication
  • Public Relations Communication
  • Speech Communication Capstone

Career Opportunities in Speech Communication Arts

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Speech Communication Arts – Mass Media and Public Relations, you will be qualified for positions that include advertising account executive, advertising sales agent and marketing consultant.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in this program will transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about Macomb’s Speech Communication Arts Program?

For more information, contact the Associate Dean at Center Campus: 586.286.2282, or at South Campus: 586.445.7354,

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