Note: Students can start at the beginning of either the fall or winter semester.
Study & Work
COMM 34 Introduction to College Communications
Introduction to College Communications provides instruction and practice in college and workplace communication skills, with an emphasis on the development of strategies to organize and express ideas in a clear and professional manner. Emails, memos, letters, short reports, and essays are used to develop effective writing skills suitable to a variety of audiences. Course work also provides opportunities for the development of students’ grammar, research, analytical, reading and listening skills. American Psychological Association (APA) format and documentation is introduced.
GENE 114 Professional Effectiveness
Entering a new environment presents challenges as we transition to a new set of values and expectations within a new organizational culture. This course is designed to examine the process of adjustment and to equip students with strategies for making successful transitions.
COMM 39 Communications for Business and Technology
In Communications for Business & Technology, the emphasis is on the development of professional business communication. Short reports, summaries, formal reports, resumes, and cover letters are used to develop technical and persuasive writing skills. American Psychological Association (APA) format and documentation is reinforced. Oral communication is developed through a variety of formal and informal speaking activities.
MATH 35 Introductory Business Math
This course begins with a review of basic algebraic concepts. The sequence of topics includes exponents, mensuration, linear equations in one and two unknowns and their application to problem-solving and concludes with simple and compound interest.