• Health, Nursing, and Science Center Campaign
  • Take control of your college and personal finances with SALT
  • Learn appliance repair
  • Music in the Tasting Roomat the Southern Oregon Wine Institute
  • Italian Capstone Dinner
  • Be Accredible
  • National Theatre Live - Man + Super Man
  • sunsational-summer-fun-slider-2015
  • I am UCC

Open registration for the Summer and Fall terms has begun. Register Now!

  • Dedication of the Scott Henry Vineyard

    SOWI Building

    The ceremony will take place at the Lang Center Portico on the UCC campus.

    Read more...
  • Volleyball Camp July 27-29

    ucc-volleyball-camp-news

    Learn all aspects of the game.

    Read more...
  • UCC Fulbright Grant

    Fulbright

    UCC is hosting the only Scholar-in-Residence in Oregon for this academic year.

    Read more...

Speech Communication: Transfer

The Speech Communication program at UCC prepares you for a variety of careers and transfers into four-year degree programs at major universities.

Krista and Robert Johnson - 2008Spotlight on Student Success : Robert Johnson
UCC graduate learns that individual success is often shared.
Get the details.

Careers

A degree in Speech Communication will prepare you for a wide variety of careers, depending on your focus. Argument and persuasion can prepare you for a career in government, politics or law. Interpersonal communication can prepare you for a career in social services, counseling, psychology or facilitating conversations between diverse groups. Other focuses include inter-cultural communication, organizational communication, information analysis, customer service, and speech writing.

Transfer Guide

Oregon universities vary greatly in transfer requirements for Communication Studies and Journalism programs.

Students must consult the UCC Advising and Career Center, their adviser and their transfer school as early as possible. Most Bachelor of Arts degrees require a second year of world languages; Bachelor of Science degrees require additional math.

Suggested Classes

  • SP 111, Fundamentals of Public Speaking
  • SP 219, Small Group Discussion
  • SP 112, Persuasive Speech
  • SP 105, Listening
  • SP 218, Interpersonal Communication
  • J 211, Intro to Mass Communication
  • World Language
  • History
  • Social Science

Speech Communication Certificate at UCC

Why UCC?

Why UCCAt UCC, you can earn a TWO-YEAR TRANSFER DEGREE for less than you'll pay for one year at a state university. Plus, UCC offers:

• Seamless, direct transfer degrees
• Expert faculty dedicated to teaching
• Personal attention and small class sizes
• Online classes

Contact

Prospective students should visit Advising and Career Services to get started and then see a program advisor (below) to develop a more focused educational plan.

Paula Usrey - Contact
Associate Professor, Communication
Phone: 541-440-4647

Get connected with the UCC community

  • Dr. Joe Olson, UCC President
    Joe Olson
    President
  • Susan Taylor
    Susan Taylor
    Grants
  • Honora Niaodagain
    Honora Ní Aódagaín
    World Languages
  • Emery Smith
    Emery Smith
    Social Science
  • Kristapher Yates
    Kristapher Yates
    ASUCC President
  • Megan Morehouse
    Megan Morehouse
    ASUCC Vice President
  • Michael Lewis
    Michael Lewis
    ASUCC Business Mgr
  • Haley Stammen
    Haley Stammen
    ASUCC Activities
  • Dave Stricklin
    Dave Stricklin
    Women's Basketball Coach
  • Jason Heald
    Jason Heald
    Music
  • Jan Woodcock
    Jan Woodcock
    Social Science
  • Kira Oerman
    Kira Oerman
    Recruitment Specialist
  • Stephanie Newman
    Stephanie Newman
    Theatre Arts
  • Melinda Benton
    Melinda Benton
    Journalism
  • Honey Mcnamara
    Honey McNamara
    Scholarships
  • Marjan Coester
    Marjan Coester
    Student Life Director