Effective communication is essential in every personal and professional relationship. Studying the nature of communication is essential to learning how to improve its practice in a variety of relationships. The Department of Speech at Cisco College introduces students to concepts of communication theory while emphasizing practical applications. Courses cover all aspects of communication: verbal, non-verbal, written, and aural. Students are guided toward critical thought as they create, revise, and deliver a variety of presentations.

Students interested in Speech as a major or minor after transferring to a 4-year university are encouraged to complete the Associate of Arts Degree in general studies that includes elective credits in the areas of Speech, English, and Foreign Language. Please see the Cisco College Course Catalog for detailed course information.

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About this Program

Degrees & Certifications Program Length
Associate of Arts Degree Four Semesters

What Can This Program Do For You

  • Potential Career Paths
    • Communication Specialist
    • Educator
    • Journalist
    • Marketing Assistant
    • Producer
    • Public Relations Specialist
    • Social Media Coordinator
  • Salary Information

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Meet the Faculty

Crystal Rolison

Professor of Speech
Abilene Campus
(325) 794-4422

Curriculum Vitae

Sarah Pitts

Professor of Speech & Sociology
Abilene Campus

Curriculum Vitae