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Communication and Conflict, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (ARWU) Orlando, FL, United States| Online
The Communication and Conflict program of University of Central Florida focuses on skills and knowledge that empower careers in mediation, arbitration, employee assistance providers, human resources and management.
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Overview

The major also serves as excellent preparation for graduate studies in communication, management and law. Students of the Communication and Conflict program of University of Central Florida study the interaction of communication and conflict at all levels from the interpersonal to the intercultural, with a strong emphasis on experiential learning and real world applications. The B.A. in communication and conflict is an open access degree program that is committed to offering a complete online curriculum supplemented with traditional classes.

Program Features

  • Learn from distinguished faculty who are world renown scholars and professional practitioners.
  • Receive personalized academic advising from faculty and professional advisors readily available to students.
  • Engage in experiential learning opportunities such as internships and undergraduate research to assist with career goals.

What can you do with this major

  • Mediation
  • Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Ombudsperson
  • Employee Assistance
  • Arbitration

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication Theories of Interpersonal Conflict
  • Conflict Communication Research Methods
  • Conflict & Communication Context
  • Communication & Conflict
  • Organizational Communication 
  • Intercultural Communication

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Complete and submit the online application
  • Official transcripts, graduation certificates and/or leaving exam results for all international and U.S.  secondary schools (high schools) attended. Refer to our Country Reference Guide for a list of secondary school credentials required by country.
  • Certified literal translation for any documentation submitted in a language other than English, if applicable
  • All official AICE, AP, Cambridge AS/A level scores, CLEP and IB scores, if applicable
  • Official SAT or ACT
  • Submit proof of English proficiency, if required
  • Submit required immigration documentation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20980 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20980 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    5954 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5954 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Orlando

  • 1111 - 1940 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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