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Communication Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Lawton, OK, United States
The Department of Communication offers programs leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Communication and a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Journalism and Media Production.

Overview

The Bachelor of Arts in Communication attempts to balance theory and performance-based skills in two areas of concentration.  As the two areas demonstrate, the disciplinary perspective of the Communication program tends to be centered in all areas of oral and mass communication.  Major activities of the department include: AggieCentral.com (convergence journalism campus news website), Broadcast contests, CUTV, High School Speech Demonstration Day, KCCU, Public Relations contests, Speech and Debate Team, Summer Speech-Debate Camp for high school students, and The Cameron Collegian (weekly campus newspaper). Five student organizations in the department are: Broadcast Club, Lambda Pi Eta, Pi Kappa Delta, Public Relations Student Society, and Society for Professional Journalism.  

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Rolling applications for national students. 

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

Programme Structure

  • Small Group Communication
  • Argumentation and Advocacy
  • Interpersonal Communication

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

  • International students must be at least seventeen years old to attend Cameron University
  • Application for Admission
  • Application Fee
  • Biographical Page of Passport
  • Evidence of completion of secondary school (high school). Must be a certified transcript and a translated certified copy in English.
  • Transcripts of all university work
  • SAT or ACT
  • Original Affidavit of Financial Support from Cameron University
  • Documentation of Guaranteed Funds

Tuition Fee

  • International

    517 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 517 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    517 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 517 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    206 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 206 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lawton

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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