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Communication Studies, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , TX,
Students major in communication as preparation for careers in business, law, teaching, and the ministry, among others. Communication is the only way to exercise leadership, and oral communication is our main method for communicating with one another.  Thus, the communication major proves useful to students with a wide array of career aspirations.

About

The communication specialist major combines courses in communication and  film and digital media. This program of study blends a leadership/management/organizational communication focus with the development of expertise in digital media production. Like the communication major, it is appropriate for students with a wide array of career aspirations, but is most appropriate for those intending to take advantage of communication expertise in a corporate career track.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Speaking
  • Intro to Com Studies
  • Communication Theory

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Certified documentation of all secondary schools, colleges or universities attended
  • Certified documentation of exit examination scores or leaving certificate (required for International Freshmen & Transfer students only)
  • Official SAT 1 and/or ACT scores (required for International Freshmen only)
  • Documentation of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20597 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    41194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20597 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    41194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20597 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Waco

  • 857 - 1590 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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