St. John's College of Liberal Arts and SciencesQueens Campus, Staten Island Campus
Welcome to the Department of Rhetoric, Communication and Theatre!
We offer communication courses that feature performance activities and emphasize the theory, history, and criticism of rhetorical communication. Our experienced faculty members will help you achieve personal fulfillment, civic engagement, and career success.
In addition to providing public speaking classes for hundreds of St. John's students each semester, we also offer a major in Rhetoric and Public Address and several minor programs of study.
SPE 1000C or HON 1020C Public Speaking for the College StudentRCT 2020 Persuasion
RCT 1155 Language and Intercultural CommunicationRCT 2000 Advanced Public SpeakingRCT 2015 Nonverbal CommunicationRCT 2025 Organizational CommunicationRCT 2070 Strategic CommunicationRCT 2080 Media and Culture
SPE 1000C or HON 1020C Public Speaking for the College StudentRCT 1015 Introduction to Interpersonal CommunicationRCT 2020 Persuasion
RCT 1050 Fundamentals of Speech ProductionRCT 1155 Language and Intercultural CommunicationRCT 1510 Introduction to TheatreRCT 1540 Introduction to Acting IRCT 2000 Advanced Public SpeakingRCT 2015 Nonverbal CommunicationRCT 2110 Oral InterpretationRCT 4953 Independent Study
Only academic programs approved by NYSED are eligible for federal and state aid: NYS Inventory of Registered Programs http://www.nysed.gov/heds/IRPSL1.html. Minors are not recognized by NYSED therefore associated courses are only eligible for federal or state aid consideration when required by a major or when also used to satisfy a core or general elective requirement.
Jeremiah Hickey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
Department Chair Secretary
St. John Hall, Room 344