Associate of Arts in Communication Studies
Sinclair Community College

Program Details

The online Communication Studies AA degree program from Sinclair Community College is designed for students aiming to transfer to a four-year institution in pursuit of a bachelor's degree in communication-related fields such as journalism, speech education, business, industry, government, broadcast media, public relations, and law. Graduates are prepared to:

  • Analyze technologically mediated messages and their effects on individuals and society as part of the communication process
  • Demonstrate the ability to comprehend, evaluate, and apply basic communication theories
  • Analyze communication interactions that take place in our society
  • Communicate effectively with others in interpersonal, small group, and public speaking situations


  • Sinclair placement test (college-level ACCUPLACER, ACT, SAT, ALEKS, or Compass (math) score within the last two years may be used for placement)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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