University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
Speech Communication Minor

Program Contact: Dr. James Salvo

The art of public speaking is only one focus of our speech communication minor. In the minor, you will also explore interpersonal, small group, and non-verbal communication. You will study and practice human communication techniques in a five-course minor designed to complement you major field of study. You will find that the communication skills examined in this minor are extremely valuable in today’s workplace and in everyday life.

Course Requirements in the Minor:

Three courses (9 credits) selected from the following (two courses must be upper-level):


    Total Credits for Minor:  18  

    Additional Information:

    If you major in communication or public relations, you cannot choose a  minor in speech communication.