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Bachelor of Science in Communication
The online Bachelor of Science in Communication integrates communication theory with practical application, giving students a portfolio of skills and abilities that are valuable in any workplace, including Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, celebrity brands, and higher education. Students learn critical thinking, problem solving, effective listening, trend awareness, and effective written communication. Courses include public relations and advertising; political affairs, lobbying, and public policy; community relations, crisis communication and image repair; and new media and social media marketing.
Must hold a diploma from an accredited high school
Completion of at least 14 high school credits in college preparatory courses
Graduate in the top 10 percent of their high school class or achieve a minimum composite score on the SAT or ACT
Official transcripts from all schools (high school and college) attended
Minimum 2.0 GPA
Verify specific requirements associated with chosen degree program
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
At this time, Lamar University is authorized to offer the online program to Texas and the following out-of-state students in which the University has been granted an exemption: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
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