Minor in Speech Communication

The minor in Speech Communication is offered on campus and in a fully online accelerated program (AP) that engages students in interactive learning in 7 week courses.

General Speech Communication Minor:Ā  18 hours (beyond SPCH 1300)

Required Core Courses: 6 hours

  • SPCH 2310: Human Communication Concepts
  • SPCH 3320: Advanced Public Speaking

Additional upper-level courses in speech communication: 12 hours

Minor in Professional Communication: 18 hours (beyond SPCH 1300)

The minor in professional communication is designed to enhance communication skills necessary for success in a studentā€™s chosen career.

Required Core Courses: 6 hours

  • SPCH 2310: Human Communication Concepts
  • SPCH 3320: Advanced Public Speaking

Elective hours: 9 hours

  • SPCH 3316: Interviewing
  • SPCH 3322: Small Group Communication
  • SPCH 3323: Conflict Management
  • SPCH 3330: Professional Communication
  • SPCH 3340: Communication Ethics
  • SPCH 4311: Organizational Communication (online only)

Additional upperā€level course in speech communication: 3 hours

Speech Communication Education

Students seeking secondary teacher licensure in speech communication should contact an advisor in the department. See the College of Education Undergraduate catalog for information on Secondary Teacher Licensure.