B.Sc. On Campus

Digital Communication

Sacred Heart University

48 months
44080 USD/year
44080 USD/year
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Digital Communication (DC) at Sacred Heart University is an interdisciplinary program in the School of Communication and Media Arts supported by courses offered through SCMA and the departments of Computer Science and Information Technology and Graphic Design and Visual Arts.


Key facts:

  • Courses in the history, theory,‌and production of new media are complemented by internships both within the‌ University and at companies related to the new media/communication industries, including Internet/Web content providers, traditional media companies (TV/film/radio), advertising agencies and public relations firms.
  • The Digital Communication program  at Sacred Heart University is directed towards students who wish to become leaders in creating the communication environment of the future and to those interested in the broader implications of communication technology, understanding the theory as well as the practice.
  • The major in Digital Communication consists of 42 credit hours, including 12 required courses and 6 elective credits. In addition, CS 100 must be taken as part of the elective core. For DC majors CM 101 is a prerequisite for all other courses in the major.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Web Design and Visual Tools
  • Digital Animation and Gaming
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Computer Ethics
  • Media Culture
  • Media Production

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

After February 1: Applications will be considered on a rolling admissions basis


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official scholastic records from all secondary schools and college/universities attended
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Educational Consultant Agent Release
  • All students who wish to receive academic credit for coursework taken at a foreign university will have to provide a course-by-course evaluation issued by WES, SpanTran, or by  any other accredited organization listed on NACES. 
  • For all non-native English speakers, an official score report of an English language proficiency examination—or acceptable waiver—is required.
  • Copy of your passport, specifically the page(s) containing your identification data and signature of bearer
  • An official bank letter

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44080 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 22040 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    44080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22040 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Fairfield

1736 - 2740 USD /month
Living costs

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