Studying in the communication field teaches you the skills that employers value most - verbal communication, listening skills, teamwork, collaboration, writing and language usage, social awareness and adaptability, advocacy and influence, conflict resolution and emotional intelligence. It is flexible and adaptable and prepares you for work in a broad range of fields.
Upon completion of your studies you can expect to find employment in business, government, law, politics, media and journalism, health and medicine, negotiation, social and human services.
There are many reasons to study communication at Heartland Community College:
Dedicated, experienced instructors
Small class sizes
Variety in class times, topics, and formats
Our strong foundational communication courses transfer directly into the major
Transfer credit to ISU and other 4-year institutions