B.A. On Campus


Bowling Green State University

48 months
19220 USD/year
19220 USD/year
11232 USD/year
Tuition fee
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We offer a bachelor degree in Communication at Bowling Green State University. Communication is pervasive in our daily lives. It produces and expresses our identities and relationships, shapes our interpersonal conversations and professional performances, influences our interpretations of political and social issues, and evolves with innovations in media and technology. 


Our ability to interpret, evaluate, and improve upon various types of human communication is imperative in an increasingly complex and global culture. Thus, the study of Communication at Bowling Green State University equips students to cultivate critical thinking, intellectual and professional leadership, critical consumption of information, and ethical communication practices that foster social responsibility.

Coursework emphasizes the role of communication in relational, organizational, intercultural, international, and political contexts. Students develop critical thinking skills to engage communication practices and problems as they intersect with cultures, nations, values, ethics, and politics. Students also develop the practical skills required for success in interpersonal, professional, and public environments.

Career Opportunities

  • Extensive employment opportunities are available for communication graduates. Alumni enjoy a wide variety of careers in business, higher education, media industries, social services, and the health professions. Graduates also develop successful careers in government, non-governmental public and private agencies, and social and civic organizations.
  • Our degree and co-curricular programs prepare graduates for diverse careers in a variety of academic fields, museums, cultural and historical organizations, or similar institutions that require a breadth and depth of understanding of cultures, nations, and emerging media.

Programme Structure


  • The faculty are nationally and internationally recognized for their expertise in relational communication, global and intercultural communication and rhetoric and public communication.
  • Innovative, flexible, cutting edge curricula characterize both the Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Arts in Communication (BAC).
  • The BA degree provides a liberal arts foundation to the study of communication. It is distinguished by its academic rigor and attention to the development of exemplary oral and written communication skills.
  • BA students take communication courses that emphasize communication information, theories, and criticism. They also enhance their education with the study of a foreign language. Foreign language competency complements communication study and provides students with a competitive advantage as they pursue careers in global corporations, government agencies, and international organizations.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Be a graduate of a senior high school approved or accredited by the department of education of the state in which it is located; OR
  • Have earned high school equivalency through the General Educational Development (GED) testing program (issued by the state department of education); OR
  • Present GED test results and ACT or SAT test results, if the student completed secondary education through an alternative program such as home schooling; OR
  • Present an international baccalaureate diploma or certificate.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9610 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9610 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11232 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5616 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Bowling Green

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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