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2013-2014 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2013-2014 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

TTP - A.A. Speech Communication

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Walters State students who want to complete a bachelor’s degree have a guarantee that their credits will transfer to a public university in Tennessee if they choose any one of 50 different majors offering transfer pathways. Learn more at Tennessee Transfer Pathway.

Degree: Associate of Arts

Emphasis: Speech Communication

Community College Area of Emphasis:

General Education Requirements (41 hours)

Humanities and/or Fine Arts (9 hours)

 (at lease one course in literature)1

Behavioral/Social Sciences (6 hours)

Behavioral/Social Sciences1

History (6 hours)


Natural Science (8 hours)

Natural Science1

Mathematics (3 hours)


Area of Emphasis Requirements (19 hours)

Total Credit Hours 60

*Practicum courses are excluded as acceptable electives.

1General Education electives in each category must be chosen from approved courses in the General Education  program.

2Students can use any WSCC transferable course for a general elective. Transferable courses are designated with this symbol ♦ in the course descriptions section of the catalog.

Students are required to meet computer competency during the first 30 hours of coursework. For additional information, visit and click on the “computer competency” page.

Learning Support courses must be taken every semester until completed.

Effective Fall 2013


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