The Communications Department at Central Texas College provides students with an academic foundation in English, speech, and modern language to help them be successful in their chosen career field. The department offers an Associates of Arts degrees modern languages, which is designed for maximum transfer of lower-level course work to upper-level education institutions.

The Communications Department also offers many opportunities for students to become involved in activities that can enhance their educational experience. The Spanish Club offers students the opportunity to make new friends and practice their Spanish-speaking skills. The CTC Speech Team offers interested students an outstanding opportunity to improve speaking skills through competitions with two- and four-year schools around the state. The department also sponsors a local chapter of the Sigma Kappa Delta National English Honor Society.