Find Your Voice

Clear, effective communication is the key to all progress. Those who master the art of strong verbal communication are destined to make great strides in business, media, education and many other disciplines. Start your journey here by getting an associate’s degree from San Jacinto College.

Open the Door to Many Opportunities

Study speech at San Jacinto College and you’ll be laying a solid foundation for a career in sales, public relations, teaching, television, radio, law, speech therapy, human relations and many more. Our program teaches you public speaking, professional speech and interpersonal communication, as well as voice, diction, interpretation, group discussion and argumentation. You will also have the opportunity to hone your persuasive talents by joining our renowned competitive forensics and debate team. Start here and there’s no limit to where you can go.

Career Opportunities

A degree in Communications from San Jacinto College helps students begin careers in fields such as:

  • Human Resources
  • Government/Politics
  • Public Relations
  • Education
  • Media
  • Social Services
  • Advertising

Earning Potential

  • Public relations specialist: $58,497*
  • Human resources manager: $127,569*
  • Human resources specialist: $63,581*
  • Lobbyist: $62,180*
  • Advertising: $53,526*

*Source:, gulf coast region, 2020 median annual salaries.


Contact Information

Todd Allison, Chair — Central Campus

281-998-6150 x 1376
Lee Benjamins, Chair — Generation Park Campus
281-998-6350 x 8102
Randy Snyder, Chair — North Campus
281-998-6150 x 7228
Kim DeLauro, South Campus