talking at a tableCommunication skills enhance the communication and critical thinking abilities of students. You learn how to build public speaking and communication skills appropriate for various situations you will encounter throughout your career, such as organizational communication, family communication, interpersonal communication, small group communication, oral interpretation, argumentation and debate, and persuasion.

Communication is everywhere. A Heidelberg education will help you stand out from the crowd.

Speech Team

Heidelberg offers Oral Communication as a course and students can participate on the Speech Team as a co-curricular activity. This provides an opportunity to practice public speaking outside of a classroom environment at tournaments held across the nation.