script
One-stop shop for Indian students interested in overseas education Enroll at one of our trusted Uni partners from Australia, US, UK and other countries Call us free on
1 800 103 2581

Bachelor of Arts in Communication St. Edward's University

USA

Course info

Summary

The Bachelor of Arts in Communication major focuses on how verbal and nonverbal messages create meaning in various contexts.

This ranges from interactions between two people to interactions within groups. It also encompasses the creation of messages aimed at mass audiences across cultures and media. Particular interest is in the effect of messaging on human behavior. Coursework guides students to apply communication principles to a world of increasing complexity. Over the course of your studies as a Communication major, you will study…

  • Principles of public relations and advertising
  • Organizational communication
  • Rhetorical theory and criticism
  • Argumentation and persuasion
  • Media and visual communication
  • Popular culture
  • Intercultural communication
  • Active listening and nonverbal communication

Major Requirements: The Bachelor of Arts with a major in Communication requires 45 hours of major courses. As part of their major courses, students will choose from one of four areas of specialization, totaling 21 hours:

  • Interpersonal and Organizational Communication
  • Media Arts and Broadcast Journalism
  • Public Relations and Advertising
  • Rhetorical and Cultural Studies

Electives: Choose nine hours from one of the areas of specialization in the major or from the remaining courses in the major’s core; six hours must be upper-division.

General Education Requirements: The Communication degree requires 57 hours of general education courses that students complete over four years in addition to their major courses and electives.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study Bachelor of Arts in Communication.

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees

$46,690.00 (34,22,349) per year

From

13 Jan

Venue

School of Arts and Humanities

3001 South Congress,

AUSTIN,

Texas,

78704, United States

Entry requirement for international students

Students in secondary college preparatory programs, students desiring to transfer from accredited colleges and universities, and students presenting the General Educational Development (GED) degree are eligible to apply for admission.

English proficiency: TOEFL 61 (iBT), 500 (pBT); IELTS - 5.0; IB Exam 5 (English Higher Level).

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

Recommended courses for you

Users who have viewed this course, also viewed the below courses

Bachelor of Arts in Communication

University of Missouri - St. Louis

Full Time (4 years)

$24,406.00 (17,88,945)

STARTS - 22 Aug 2022, 23 Aug 2021, 18 Jan 2022

BA in International Studies, International Communication and Media

Texas A&M University

Full Time (120 semester credit hours)

$37,890.00 (27,77,314)

STARTS - 13 Jan, 24 Aug

Want to study this course?

We can help you with your admission to St. Edward's University today.
Education counselor Nikita Marwah,
IDP Expert
Select your country code *
Why we need the phone number?
- Our counsellors will get in touch with you using this number.
Why my country code is not displayed?
- Because, we offer counselling services only to the countries listed in the dropdown.
USA
Preferred study level *
Select year
Select month

(Optional)

powered by Google
Google Rating
4.8
(Based on 500+ reviews)
Rated highest in student satisfaction amongst overseas education consultants in India.