Program Curriculum

This is a recommended list of courses for students who plan to major in SPEECH at a university. Students who complete this program will be eligible to apply for the Associate of Arts degree at WCJC. Courses that must be taken in order to satisfy AA degree.

Requirements are listed with the corresponding WCJC Core Curriculum Component. Courses that are listed as "Recommended" are electives that will contribute to AA degree requirements. Different electives may be chosen.

WCJC’s AA degree requires 60 hours, and students should be aware they may not be able to transfer more than 60-66 hours.

Course Course Title Degree Requirements Sem. Hours
Freshman Year, First Semester
ENGL 1301 Composition I Core 010 3
HIST 1301 US History I Core 060 3
Science BIOL, CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS Core 030 4
SPCH 1315 Fundamentals of Speech Core 011 3
Math MATH 1314 or above Core 020 3
  16 sem. hrs
Freshman Year, Second Semester
ENGL 1302 Composition II Core 010 3
HIST 1302 US History II Core 060 3
Science BIOL, CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS Core 030 4
SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication Recommended 3
Performing/Visual Arts ARTS, DRAM, or MUSI course Core 050 3
PHED Any PE Activity course Core 090 1
  17 sem. hrs
Sophomore Year, First Semester
GOVT 2301 Constitutions, Federalism, & Participation Core 070 3
English Literature or Humanities course Core 040 3
Social Science Social Science course Core 080 3
SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Speaking Recommended 3
SPCH 1342 Voice and Articulation Recommended 3
  15 sem. hrs
Sophomore Year, Second Semester
GOVT 2302 Institutions, Rights & Public Policies Core 070 3
English Literature Course Recommended 3
SPCH 2341 Oral Interpretation Recommended 3
COSC 1301 Computer course Recommended 3
Performing Arts DRAM or MUSI course Recommended 3
  15 sem. hrs
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