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Communication

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Program Type:

Major, Minor

Academic Division:

Arts & Humanities

Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing a major in communication will be able to demonstrate:

  • Effective writing skills that achieve a variety of specific purposes fluently and ethically.
  • Different ways communication can be conceptualized within and among interpersonal, organizational, intercultural, and mass communication contexts.
  • Facility in preparing and performing creative and cohesive oral presentations.
  • Effective critical and appreciative listening skills that contribute to understanding and sharing meaningfully with others.

With a broad and integrated approach to the field of communication, including coursework in process and theory, students will be prepared for graduate study in the field as well as for related areas such as journalism, performance studies, law, mediation and other disciplines.

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Credentials You Can Count On

Notre Dame College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission as a degree-granting institution. Our academic programs are accredited by some of the most respected organizations of higher education in the country.

The education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) or the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Founding institution of theĀ American Council on Education.
Accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.

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