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Communication and Rhetoric

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The Communication & Rhetoric minor at CSU-Pueblo is designed for students interested in developing effective written and verbal communication skills. It provides a course of study that emphasizes both a theoretical understanding and practical application of communication that prepares students technically, professionally, and personally to successfully navigate a variety of challenges. The minor promotes an understanding of interpersonal, organizational, rhetorical, and intercultural communication.

Why minor in Communication & Rhetoric?

  • According to a survey conducted by the National Association of College Employers (2013), the number one soft skill employers were looking for was the ability communicate verbally with people inside and outside of an organization.
  • This minor can support any major on campus.

You can:

  • Become an eloquent communicator by enhancing speaking and listening skills.
  • Develop hands on communication skills to use in personal and professional settings.
  • Engage in the art of persuasion and crafting strong arguments.
  • Prepare yourself for the job search and your future career
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Communication and Rhetoric Program

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