English And Communication

With the rise of digital and social media, communication skills are more important than ever. Careers in communication are growing at a rapid pace, and those with solid communication skills are in need.

When you earn degree in the West Hills College Coalinga English and Communication program, you will leave with an understanding of the following skills:

  • Communication principles of voice and speech
  • Critical evaluation and reporting of information
  • Reading, listening, speaking, and effective writing skills

If you are earning an Associate of Arts for Transfer (AA-T) you’re guaranteed admission into the CSU system. Students transferring to a CSU institution will be required to complete 60 units after transfer to earn a Bachelor’s degree.


Program Options

If you’re looking for an entry-level position in communications or to advance in your current career, this is the degree for you. The English and Communication program options offered by West Hills College Coalinga prepare you to properly communicate both orally and in written form. They also emphasize presentations, debates and introduce you to group dynamics and interpersonal relationships.

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Careers You Could Have

You already know you have the seeds of success within you. West Hills can help you grow them into a rewarding career. Are you ready to take the next step?
  • Digital Copywriter
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Journalist
  • Teacher
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Advertising Representative
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Communications Specialist

Related Programs

  • C
    Arts and Humanities
    AA Degree, AA-T Degree
  • C
    Life Skills
    Local Certificate

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