48 months
34990 USD/year
34990 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Multiple national surveys identify oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills as the most important competencies employers look for when hiring and promoting. This Communication Studies degree is offered at Eastern University.


The value of good communication springs from the Creator and flows through all of life. It is essential to harmonious human relationships and just societies. It is fundamental to democracy and vital to peace across the world's diverse cultures. Scientific studies even reveal a direct connection between the quality of your communication and the quality of your life -- socially, emotionally and physically.

Why Choose Communication Studies at Eastern University?

  • Receive individual attention and guidance in a close-knit department with caring faculty and enthusiastic students.
  • Be equipped as a competent, creative, and ethical communicator who integrates Eastern University’s commitment to faith, reason, and justice into each communication act.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of the nature and power of communication, grounded in relevant philosophy, social science, textual analysis, and theology.
  • Learn from accomplished faculty who have presented and published articles and books on new media, conflict resolution, sports communication, racial reconciliation, religious communication, popular culture, and communication ethics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Communication
  • Mass Media
  • Public Speaking
  • Rhetoric and Persuasion
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Communication Theory
  • Communication Research Methods
  • Writing for Media

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Eastern operates on rolling admissions. International students are encouraged to apply at least 90 days before the beginning of the program.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Apply to Eastern University:

  • Online
  • Print & Mail
  • Reinstate
  • Official high school transcript or official GED
  • SAT or ACT score results: Optional for high school students. Required for consideration for our top academic scholarship, as well as for certain majors. 
  • Academic Reference:  Print & Mail
  • Optional essay question:  After reading the mission statement of Eastern University, please describe how you see your talents, interests and abilities fitting into the mission of the University. Maximum one page. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    34990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17495 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    34990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17495 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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