Bachelor of Arts in Communications
California State University-Bakersfield

Program Details

Finish your bachelor’s online with the BA in Communications completion degree from CSU Bakersfield. Transfer students can explore the professional responsibilities, ethical practices, and legalities surrounding the use of mass media with this versatile degree program. Students also gain extensive knowledge of the communications process and use of social media networks and various other digital means.

Courses connect theories of communication to practical real-world applications. Graduates can use this online Communications degree to pursue a wide range of careers, including journalism, public relations, marketing, blogging, writing, and social media management.

Students will study topics including:

  • Technical and report writing
  • Mass media law
  • Art of film
  • Intercultural communication
  • Broadcast writing, reporting, and production
  • Public relations strategies

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-Bakersfield is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)