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Heartland Community College

Why Communication?

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. 

Why Heartland?

There are many reasons to study communication at Heartland Community College:

  • Affordable
  • Dedicated, experienced instructors
  • Small class sizes
  • Variety in class times, topics, and formats
  • Supportive environment
  • Our strong foundational communication courses transfer directly into the major
  • Transfer credit to ISU and other 4-year institutions

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Applying to Heartland

Applying early is encouraged, so you can get the classes you need at the times you want. Visit to apply today!