Originally Posted by alpinessh
Any help is greatly appreciated
It would help others help you if you specified what community college you are attending and what your transfer target four year schools are.
If you are at a California community college and are targeting UCs and CSUs, see Welcome to ASSIST
for more information on course transferability. Most other states' public universities have transfer course articulation lists with same state community colleges (and possibly others, e.g. http://www.transfer.org
Re: speech course
If you are at a California community college and are targeting CSUs, your college should offer a speech course that fulfills the speech course requirement in CSU general education or IGETC, since transferring to CSU is quite common.