Communication Studies

  • Major

Earn your communication degree online with the University of Jamestown. Our accredited communication studies program will help you improve your skill set and advance in your career—all online, on your terms. Upon completion, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Clear and correct writing forms and styles appropriate to the audiences and purposes they serve.
  • The ability to present an idea its intellectual, emotional, and aesthetic entirety.
    Emotional intelligence of the diversity of peoples and cultures and the role of communication in a global society.
  • Critical thinking in the application of the communication process.
    Leadership, interpersonal, and team interaction skills.
  • The ability to integrate research and theory in the skills of communication.

SETTING YOU UP FOR SUCCESS.

Whether you want to advance or change your career, our online communication studies program provides the courses and flexibility you need to succeed. With transfer credit options, 8-week year-round courses, 33 CLEP testing options, and 24/7 access to our online classroom, you can complete your degree on your terms.

Online General Education Requirements

IMPROVE YOUR SKILL SET & ADVANCE YOUR CAREER, WITH COMMUNICATION COURSES ONLINE.

EMPLOYMENT OPTIONS
  • Corporate Communication Specialist
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Event Coordinator
  • Social Media Manager
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Lobbyist
  • Non-profit Administrator
  • Public Affairs Coordinator

TUITION

Students must complete 36 credit hours, at $330 per credit, to complete the program. The other 88 credits required for graduation with a Bachelor of Arts should be completed in the form of general education, transfer credits, and/or CLEP tests.

 

Take the direct route.

Interested in obtaining a master’s degree after graduation?

Once you have completed 15 upper-level credits at UJ, you can apply for direct entry in our Master of Arts in Leadership program.

Curriculum

Required Courses

Course Title Credits

Comm 101

Introduction to Communication

3

Comm 133

Introduction to Communication

3

Comm 220

Interpersonal Communication

3

Comm 250

Academic Research and Writing

3

Comm 301

Communication Theory

3

Busn 311

Management & Leadership of Organizations

3

Comm 316

Group & Team Communication

3

Comm 318

Computer Mediated Communication

3

Comm 320

Organizational Communication

3

Comm 321

Business Professional Communication

3

Comm 370

Diversity Communication

3

Comm 405

Conflict & Mediation

3

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Financial Aid Available

We believe every student, regardless of their financial situation, should have access to a UJ education.