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  • Effective communication skills are critical in today's fast-paced, information-heavy world. The ability to convey information clearly continues to top the list of skills employers are looking for in today's competitive job market. Whether you are trying to communicate your skills to a potential employer in a resume, present an informative oral or written report, or send a clear, effective email, communication is key.

  • LanguagesAssociate in Arts Degree

    Our communications classes can help satisfy general education or elective requirements for the Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree. Courses can also meet common prerequisites for your bachelor's degree. Check the statewide Florida Shines website for more information.

    Sign Language InterpretationSign Language Interpretation Associate in Science Degree

    We offer an Associate in Science Degree in Sign Language Interpretation.
  • Communications classes can help you meet general education requirements for your associate degree or meet common prerequisites for your chosen bachelor's degree. Check the statewide Common Prerequisites Manual for the classes you will need for your major.


    In this global economy, employees must be able to communicate in order to succeed. Our communication classes focus on real world application.

    Film studiesFilm

    Film classes give you an overview of the history of motion pictures and its influences over time.

    interdisciplinary studiesInterdisciplinary Studies

    Interdisciplinary Studies is a structured and integrated honors curriculum that fulfills 27 hours of the Associate in Arts degree's general education requirements.

    Language studiesLanguage studies

    Language classes help students learn English, Spanish, French, American Sign Language and prepare to teach English.


    Literature classes explore a myriad of life experiences, cultures and beliefs.

    Mass CommunicationsMass Communications

    Mass Communications classes prepare you to transfer to a university for a bachelor's degree and for careers in journalism, magazine publishing, radio, television, film and advertising.


    Reading is fundamental to all levels of education. We offer a range of reading classes - to prepare you for college or for education majors.


    Learn the speech skills you need to make an impact in public and communicate professionally.


    Skills in writing benefit students both personally and professionally. SPC offers writing classes in college preparatory, composition (including honors), technical and creative writing.

  • NameTitleLocationEmailPhone
    Joseph LeopoldDean, CommunicationsCLLeopold.Joseph@spcollege.edu(727) 341-3719
    Shirley OakleyChair, CommunicationsCLoakley.shirley@spcollege.edu727-791-5904
    Laura SmithChair, CommunicationsTSsmith.laura@spcollege.edu(727) 712-5795
    Lillien TuncerenChair, CommunicationsSETunceren.Lillien@spcollege.edu(727) 791-2663
  • Communications Department
    2465 Drew Street
    Clearwater, FL 33765
    Phone: 727-791-2609
    FAX: 727-791-5907