The Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies is designed to give you the ability to customize your education to achieve your career goals. This online bachelor's degree in communications focuses on verbal and nonverbal skills, listening skills, leadership, conflict negotiation, and public speaking. These skills will prove essential in a wide variety of careers and contexts.
The is a flexible, accessible degree which maintains small class sizes to foster one-on-one engagement with instructors. It is appropriate for non-traditional students seeking to complete an unfinished degree, accomplish higher education goals for career advancement, or explore new career opportunities.
Coursework covers various areas of communication studies and provides strong fundamentals. The program focuses on aspects of communication in workplace organizations, human relations, and more. Throughout the program, you build your portfolio, which will be essential for entering the job market.
The program does require a minor or dual major.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Ashland University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Recommended GPA2.25 or above (4.0 scale)
Official High School Transcript/GED Score