Speech Communication

The speech communication program at COCC changes people's lives by giving them the understanding and skills they need to be more effective and empowered in the workplace, as well as friendship and family settings.

You can find additional information for transfer students interested in pursuing a bachelor's degree in speech communications on page 75 of the COCC 2017-18 Catalog.

Communications - Journalism Degree Program Description

Please view descriptions of Speech Program Classes.

Speech Communication Faculty:

Speech program coordinator: Justin Borowsky
Michael Artus, Jon Bouknight, Jim Hofman, Lilli Ann Linford-Foreman, and Anne Zmyslinski-Seelig.

Speech Program Student Learning Outcomes

 Outcomes: As a result of taking General Education Speech/Oral Communication courses, a student should be able to:

  1. Engage in ethical communication processes that accomplish goals;
  2. Respond to the needs of diverse audiences and contexts; and
  3. Build and manage relationships.

Student Learning Outcomes for individual speech courses.