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Communication skills

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Since strong communication skills are essential to academic, professional, and personal success, the Faculty places a particular emphasis on their development. 

All Math students are expected to successfully complete two communication courses as a part of their degree requirement. 

Why communication skills are important for students?

  • Better communication skills will help you to learn more efficiently which will result in improved academic performance.

  • Employers value strong communication skills and students who can exhibit this quality tend to fare better in obtaining employment.

  • Strong performance and advancement in the workplace are closely tied to communication skills.

  • For our international students especially, you can make enormous contributions to cross-cultural relationships in trade, commerce, diplomacy, and government.

Hear from some of our own students and employers