Studyportals

Communication - Advertising Option

Appalachian State University

B.Sc. On Campus Online
48 months
Duration
19048 USD/year
19048 USD/year
4242 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Are you passionate about creating ethical, responsible advertising messages? The Communication - Advertising Option at Appalachian State University will prepare you for careers in advertising agencies, small businesses, the media and internal communication departments of for-profit and not-for-profit organizations.

Overview

You will learn from expert faculty with professional experience and can choose either a business or creative emphasis for your courses.

Upon completion of the Communication - Advertising Option at Appalachian State University, you will be career-ready with practical knowledge. The program is designed to assure you acquire the following skills:

  • The knowledge required for critical and strategic thinking in the practice of advertising communications.
  • The comprehension necessary to evaluate and practice advertising communications.
  • The ability to integrate problem-solving skills that allow you to create advertising solutions.
  • The understanding of advertising’s role in a globally integrated society.

The Department of Communication’s advertising major provides practical experience and networking as part of the learning process. Opportunities include annual participation in the American Advertising Federation national student competition, offering the chance to create and compete with your own advertising campaign for national brands, field trips to connect with industry leaders, and a China study abroad.

Global Learning

Appalachian is committed to introducing students to different cultures and teaching them how to live and interact in a global society.

The Department of Communication has study abroad opportunities in Poland, China and Mexico.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Advertising
  • Persuasion
  • Internet Communication
  • Communication Law
  • Communication Research Methods
  • International Advertising
  • Professional Ethics in Advertising or
  • Advertising Campaigns

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
78
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
78
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A complete online application
  • A non-refundable application fee of $65 (USD)
  • Official high school/secondary school transcript
  • Official test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, SAT or ACT)
  • Official college transcripts
  • Additional information if requested, upon submission of your application, by the Office of Admissions (This may include submitting a Criminal Background Check and Conduct Review as required by the UNC System.)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9524 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9524 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2121 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Communication - Advertising Option
-
Appalachian State University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!