The Communication Studies Program at Modesto Junior College offers students a variety of courses which incorporate both theory and performance instruction. These courses include: (1) public speaking; (2) argumentation and debate; (3) organizational communication; (4) intercultural and interpersonal communication; and (5) forensics competition in both debate and individual events. The MJC Forensics Team has captured a number of state and national championships. The program also offers courses in practical speech communication and voice improvement. Most courses are available to students both day and evening hours.