UC Blue Ash College

English & Communication Department

The Department of English and Communication at UC Blue Ash College offers courses that provide students with a range of opportunities, whether you want to continue with future studies or build valuable skills for the workplace. Available courses such as reading and writing, English composition, literature, creative writing, public speaking, persuasion and interpersonal communication help build skills in analysis and critical thinking, and make it easy to complete the first two years of a four-year UC Communications or English bachelor's degree. 

With three associate degree programs from which to choose, you can either:

  • Complete two years of studies in one of our academic tracks in prepartion to transfer to UC's College of Arts and Sciences in pursuit of a bachelor's degree.
  • Finish your program at UC Blue Ash College and receive your associate degree in Communication, English or Liberal Arts.

Academic Programs

Transition-Oriented Associate Degree Programs

  • Communication: The Communication program offers the first two years of college-level courses, allowing a student to obtain an associate degree or transfer to the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S) as a communication major on a bachelor's degree track.
  • English: The Associate of Arts degree in English provides students with a solid foundation in literary studies and creative writing as part of a comprehensive general education. Complete the full program at UC Blue Ash to receive your associate degree, or transfer to pusue a bachelor's degree.
  • Liberal Arts: The Liberal Arts program is designed for students who want to start their education at UC Blue Ash, but complete their BA or BS from UC's College of Arts and Sciences (A&S). As with our other programs, you can also obtain your associate degree directly from UC Blue Ash.

English & Communication Department Spotlights

We love to recognize the achievements of department faculty members, staff, and students. Take a look at some of our stories. 

Resources and Opportunities

Writing and Study Skills Center

The Writing and Study Skills Center at the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College seeks to help UC Blue Ash students improve their reading, writing, and study skills and to promote diverse literacies and lifelong learning.

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities

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Contact Information

English & Communication Department
Progress Hall | Room 120B
Program Coordinator
Phone: 513-558-9472
Email: Amber.Kuftic@uc.edu