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Rhetoric and Communication Studies

University of La Verne

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
44700 USD/year
44700 USD/year
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About

Rhetoric and Communication Studies program at the University of La Verne uses theory and practice to help students explore how and why people communicate, and the influence of communication and rhetoric has on individuals, groups, organizations, and societies, and how individual and group behavior is reflected.

Overview

Rhetoric and Communication Studies program at the University of La Verne's faculty are highly qualified and committed to students, and our majors are dynamic students who engage in lively class discussions and critical thinking. Both strive to understand complex human communication behavior from liberal arts and social sciences perspectives.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Speech Communication Department will:

  • be able to critically examine communication theory and research;
  • demonstrate oral communication skills in a variety of contexts;
  • become knowledgeable about multicultural perspectives in communication; and
  • experience individual growth and develop connections with other La Verne students.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Speech Communication Theory & Practice
  • From Plato to Hashtags: Intro to Rhetoric
  • Leadership Communication
  • Rhetorical Criticism
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Persuasion and Social Influence
  • Peer Tutoring in Writing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The University of La Verne is on rolling admission. Applications received after the priority deadlines will be considered as space permits.

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.
80
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).
6.5
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Credits

128 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
80
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission and Application Fee. Complete an application using the La Verne Application for Admission or the Common Application and submit the non-refundable $50 application fee or application fee waiver if you have one.
  • Personal Statement. The personal statement essay allows us to learn a little more about you. Essay topics can be found in the application.
  • Official High School Transcripts. Submit your transcripts to the Office of Admission. We will accept unofficial transcripts for admission consideration, but we will need final official transcripts directly from your school once you graduate.
  • Letter of Recommendation (Optional). One letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor where you are currently enrolled or most recently attended. You can find recommendation forms in the application.
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores (Optional). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22350 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    44700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22350 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

 

Funding

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