Bachelor of Arts in Communication / Digital Communication & Media Design
American Public University System

Program Details

An online Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication prepares students for the dynamics and practices of social media, strategic communication, and more.  This program is designed to build essential knowledge to enter the communications industry.  The Digital Communication and Media Design concentration involves studies including but not limited to:

  • Public speaking
  • Theory and research
  • Communication ethics

Employers in today’s competitive professional world seek individuals with academic preparation who can work with innovative, evolving technologies.  Through studies demonstrating effective practices in the field students will collaborate heavily with peers and faculty.  APU online allows for flexibility in scheduling and aligns with industry standards, ensuring graduates with this degree are ready to expand and reach professional goals.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official High School Transcript/GED Score