Bachelor of Science in Communication
Valley City State University

Program Details

The online BS in Professional Communication offers a variety of pathways, with concentrations in Corporate, Digital Media Management, and Journalism and Media. This degree is also offered as a Bachelor of Arts. The program explores organizational, intercultural, and interpersonal skills in marketing, training, and development.

Students graduating with this online Communications degree will be prepared for a variety of careers including: corporate trainer, executive recruiter, admission counselor, motivational speaker, marketing manager, communication consultant, corporate education developer, technical writer and researcher, special events coordinator and corporate spokesperson.

Even though the curriculum offers a wide variety of classes, one of the most rewarding and hands on experience is learned through the internship course. Internships have been conducted in the following areas:

  • major event planning
  • crisis communication
  • communication audits
  • technical writing
  • human resources
  • marketing
  • training

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Valley City State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • ACT/SAT requirement waived for students age 25 or older