Speech Communication Degree - Speech Communication

Speech Communication Concentration,
Speech Communication Degree - B.S.

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Residential Program

Most jobs today, regardless of the field, require three skills — critical thinking, writing, and presentation. Through Liberty’s bachelor’s in speech communication, you’ll refine these essential skills and graduate ready to make a positive contribution in today’s job market.

Communicators are empowered and prepared to transform culture, organizations, and lives. At Liberty’s Department of Digital Media & Communication Arts, we encourage innovation, diversity, resilience, and a commitment to Christian values. Our classes let you explore topics such as rhetoric and argumentation, communication theory, interpersonal communication, small-group dynamics, multiculturalism, and leadership in the marketplace. 

Careers You Could Have:

  • Health Care Advocate
  • Human Services Manager
  • Instructor
  • Journalist
  • Media Analyst
  • Motivational Speaker

Learn How To:

  • Develop oral communication strategies that will inspire and motivate audiences
  • Critique oral and written presentations
  • Logically defend your position in front of an audience
  • Be a successful team payer and resolve conflict
  • Write news stories, produce copy for broadcast news, create an advertising package, and develop public service announcements

Academic Information

Credit Hours

  • 120 credit hours

Courses You Could Take

  • Motivational Speaking
  • Small Group Communication
  • Argumentation
  • Communication Theory
  • Rhetorical Theory
  • Criticism of Public Address

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