Our labs are equipped with today’s technological standards.


Command a complex and nuanced understanding of effective communication.

You’ll explore the broad dimensions of human communication from a number of perspectives — including traditional rhetoric, interpersonal and intercultural communication, business and organizational communication, and the performance of literature — and develop an acute awareness of how others communicate. You’ll learn how to thoughtfully conduct research and present your findings with precision and integrity.

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Quick Facts

  • To produce a single phrase, about 100 chest, neck, jaw, tongue and lip muscles must work together.
  • Many of our students go on to graduate studies before entering the fields of education, government, business or health care.
  • Both Ted Koppel and quarterback Donovan McNabb earned degrees in speech.

Possible Careers

  • Speech and hearing educator at an institution of higher learning
  • Language researcher at prestigious cultural institutions
  • Broadcaster for a radio station or cable network