Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Maryville University

Program Details

Become digitally savvy and prepare for roles in business, media, and other fields. Maryville University’s online Bachelor of Arts in Communication offers two concentrations in strategic communication or emerging media strategy and social media. You can also earn multiple certificates depending on your concentration and chosen electives.

This online Communications degree offffers convenient online courses to develop foundational contemporary communication knowledge. Build skills employers seek now while connecting to digital media tools. Courses cover key subjects like:

  • E-Media and Digital Writing
  • Global and Intercultural Communication
  • Strategic Communication Leadership
  • Digital Video and Audio

Your degree can help you qualify for opportunities in varied businesses, PR firms, creative services, political groups, media companies, and more. You’ll also complete an internship to prepare for jobs like:

  • Communications specialist/director
  • Copywriter
  • Digital media manager
  • Editor
  • Marketing manager
  • Media planner/strategist
  • Producer
  • Public relations specialist
  • Reporter
  • Social media manager

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Maryville University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score