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    Owens Community College
  Jan 20, 2018
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog

Communication Studies Concentration Information

This concentration prepares students for transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in a communication-related field of their choice. Students with this background also may pursue bachelor’s degrees leading to employment in the following areas: law, education, foreign services, government services, public relations, advertising, broadcast and print journalism, technical writing and business.

Department of Humanities


Toledo-area Campus

Phone Number


Michael Sander, Interim Dean Founders Hall 1113 (567) 661-7545
Brenna Dugan, Interim Department Chair Founders Hall 1051 (567) 661-2987

Student Learning Outcomes

Student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate effective communication in their area or concentration of study.

  • Demonstrate their ability to access and interpret information within their area or concentration of study.

  • Think critically to anticipate, recognize, and solve problems within their area or concentration of study.

  • Add value through service to their community or area/concentration of study.

Career Interests

Students interested in working in journalism, public relations, advertising, law or a related field may elect to follow this program of study.

Transfer Information

Transfer institutions may require different courses for this transfer program. Students should tailor their Owens program as closely as possible to the requirements at their four-year school of choice. Meet with an Advisor for more information.