Associate of Science in Communication

Get the skills and knowledge employers want most!

An associate’s degree in Communication will help you get a job, succeed in that job and earn more money.  Associate’s degree holders earn about $7,000 more per year and are less likely to be unemployed than people with a high school diploma only. An associate’s degree in Communication will help you to develop the “must-have” skills needed to succeed in today’s workplace.

What You Will Learn

This program will teach you those skills employers want most, including:

  • Writing
  • Speaking
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Group and team communication
  • Digital message creation
  • Audio and video production
  • Visual communication
  • Critical listening
  • Critical thinking

Program Requirements

Finish in Just Two Years

You can complete this degree in two years with 24 credits in Communication and 37 general education credits.

General Studies Requirements (37 credits):

  • ENGL 2010 (3 credits)
  • MATH 1030 QL (3 credits)
  • Diversity (3 credits)
  • Social Science SS (6 credits)
  • Humanities & Creative Arts CA (Select 9 credit hours - at least three (3) credit hours from Humanities and at least three (3) credit hours from Creative Arts)
  • American Institutions AI (3-6 credits)
  • Physical Sciences & Life Sciences PS (Select 9 credit hours - at least three (3) credit hours from Physical Sciences and at least three (3) credit hours from Life Sciences)
  • Information Literacy (1 credit)

Communication Core Requirements (12 credits):

Communication Electives (12 credits):

 

How To Declare Your Degree

  1. Complete the Declaration Form and have your advisor sign it.
  2. Return the form to the Communication Department in Elizabeth Hall, Room 330.

Get Involved

Advisors

Debbi Murphy
Academic Advisor
College of Arts & Humanities
801-626-6631
ddmurphy@weber.edu
Elizabeth Hall, Room 413A

To schedule an academic advising appointment with Debbi, go to: https://cahadvisor.youcanbook.me and select an appointment time.


Tricia Cook
Academic Advisor
College of Arts & Humanities
801-626-6664
triciacook1@weber.edu
Elizabeth Hall, Room 413B

To schedule an academic advising appointment with Tricia, go to: https://cahadvisor.youcanbook.me and select an appointment time.


Nicholas Berg
Academic Advisor
College of Arts & Humanities
801-626-6687
nicholasberg@weber.edu
Elizabeth Hall, Room 413C

To schedule an academic advising appointment with Nick, go to: https://cahadvisor.youcanbook.me and select an appointment time.