Strategic Communication, B.Sc. | Northern Arizona University | Flagstaff, United States
48 months
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25396 USD/year
25396 USD/year
10650 USD/year
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About

This bachelor of science degree in Strategic Communication from Northern Arizona University offers a strong core of advertising, public relations, and communication courses, to engage students in a variety of professional communication environments.

Overview

Prepare yourself for a career in communication - learn to craft effective advertising, nurture productive relationships between organizations and important publics, and bridge the gap between buyers and sellers in the world of merchandising. Research shows that many communication professionals commonly move between advertising, merchandising, and public relations throughout their careers. The Bachelor of Science in Strategic Communication will engage you in a broad portfolio of courses to give you flexibility and increase your competitive edge in today's job market.

The 24-hour core presents a strong foundation that includes advertising, communication, and public relations classes. You will then specialize in one of three areas by choosing an emphasis from advertising, merchandising or public relations of most interest to you. Throughout your coursework you will develop essential skills sought after in the workplace, including critical thinking, design, media (including online engagement), oral communication, and written communication.

Learn more in the Strategic Communication programme at Northern Arizona University.

Career opportunities

  • Advertising - Account management, Client services, Marketing, Promotion
  • Merchandising - Buying, Retail management
  • Public Relations - Media relations, Communication officer for non-profit, For-profit and governmental agencies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advertising Media Selection
  • Advertising Campaigns
  • Advertising
  • Communication Analysis
  • Basic Communication Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least 30 units of upper-division courses, which may include transfer work.
  • At least 30 units of coursework taken through Northern Arizona University, of which at least 18 must be upper-division courses (300-level or above). This requirement is not met by credit-by-exam, retro-credits, transfer coursework, etc.
  • A cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 on all work attempted at Northern Arizona University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25396 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25396 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    25396 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25396 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10650 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Flagstaff

1010 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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