Communication - Media Studies, Bachelor | Southern Utah University | Cedar City, United States
B.A./B.S. On Campus

Communication - Media Studies

48 months
20822 USD/year
19822 USD/year
6002 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Students of Communication - Media Studies program from Southern Utah University will understand the factors that impact communication in various media contexts.


Outcomes of the Communication - Media Studies program from Southern Utah University

  • Students will demonstrate the ability to communicate correctly and clearly in forms and styles appropriate for scholarly research as well as the in current communication professions, industries, and outlets, and effectively serve their audiences.
  • Students make connections among ideas and experiences and can synthesize and transfer their learning to new, complex situations that apply to real-world and industry situations.
  • Students will be able to research, organize, create, and present relevant messages to inform, persuade, entertain, or build rapport with selected and specific audiences.
  • Students are able to explain how theory and models can be used to communicate effectively in public and private contexts.
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of current media technologies and their capabilities, limitations and implications from multiple perspectives, including that of producer, participant, and audience.
  • Students strategically and responsibly employ appropriate technologies to explore, create, collaborate, and organize in a digital context.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Audio Production

  •  Media and Society

  •  Video Production

  •  Writing for Media Audiences

  • Multimedia Management

  •  Practicum News Writing Lab

  •  Practicum Video Lab

  •  Media Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application - pay required $60 application fee (U.S. currency only), $35 for returning students
    • English Proficiency - Proof of English proficiency is required for all applicants whose first language is not English
    • Transcripts - Official transcripts (record of courses taken and grades received) from each high school, college, and university attended must be submitted
    • Passport - Please provide a copy of the photo page of your passport
    • Finances - International students are required to demonstrate that funds are available for the first year of study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20822 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10411 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19822 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9911 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6002 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3001 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Cedar City

870 - 1505 USD /month
Living costs

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


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