Overview

The department also has three minors related to the emphases, as well as a speech and writing certificate and a technical writing certificate. 

Mission

The mission of the Communication Speech Writing at Southern Utah University is to provide opportunities for its students to apply the principles and theories of human communication and mass media in situations that simulate the professional world.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Communication
  • Thinking and Listening Critically 
  • Advanced Presentations and Speaking 
  • Persuasion 
  • Political Communication 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    71

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General Requirements

This course does not require prerequisite courses, conditions, or degrees for admission to the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1621 USD/credit
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  • National

    1562 USD/credit
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    Based on the original amount of 1562 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • In-State

    513 USD/credit
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Living costs for Cedar City

  • 870 - 1510 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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