Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Mercer University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Communication provides a broad-based understanding of the process of communication, including communication and society, communication and the person, and organizational communication. The program prepares students to understand how organizational structure and groups function and facilitate communication, as well as understanding human interaction across a variety of contexts.

Graduates are able to evaluate communication issues; speak and write for various communication outlets; understand the basic theories, principles, and concepts in communication; and negotiate in a variety of situations. Service learning opportunities with nonprofit organizations provide valuable experience and boost your employability.

This versatile online Communications degree program offers three areas of concentration:

  • Digital Media Communication
  • Organizational Communication
  • Public Relations

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Mercer University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.25 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score