Communication Teaching

Communication Teaching Emphases

The Department of Communication offers a Bachelor of Arts Degree (BA) or Bachelor of Science Degree (BS) in Communication Teaching. You may choose one of the following two emphasis areas: Communication Studies and Journalism.

  • Communication Studies (Speech): You should choose this emphasis if you plan to teach/coach human communication courses in high schools such as speech, debate, interpersonal and small group communication, etc.
  • Journalism: This emphasis prepares you to teach journalism and advise high school newspaper and yearbook staffs.

Program Requirements

How To Declare Your Major

  1. Complete the Major Declaration Form (PDF) and have it signed by your advisor.
  2. Return the form to the Communication Department in Elizabeth Hall, Room 330.

Advisor

Colleen Packer, Ph.D.
cpacker@weber.edu
801-626-6256
EH 351

Office Hours
By Appointment